Create Game Lists on
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

Suspicion (1941) Movie Information

Your Rating:
Suspicion (1941)
Buy Suspicion (1941) DVD from AmazonBuy Suspicion (1941) DVD from Amazon
  Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:


Avg. Rating:


# of Ratings:



Mystery, Thriller





Theater Date:



Alfred Hitchcock


Cary Grant
Joan Fontaine
Cedric Hardwicke
Nigel Bruce
Dame May Whitty
Isabel Jeans





Plot Outline:

A would-be spinster is swept off her feet by a dashing stranger, only to suspect that he is a murderer. Is she his next intended victim, or is her overactive imagination getting the best of her?

Related Movie Lists

Films I Hate by SIngli6 Alfred Hitchcock (director filmography) by Cinemaniac
Best to Worst Hitchcock Films (I've seen) by truckturner movies of 1941 by skater4159
Alfred Hitchcock by Protozoid 1940s Checklist by James
Top 100 Favorite Movies w/50 Add Ons by James My viewing tracker list. by James
Top Movie List by Robyn Movies I Own by SilentVamp

Quick Movie Reviews

sapien 09/11/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

I really rather like this movie. I liked all of the plot twists. And, I really like the character, Beaky.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

SIngli6 03/30/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

While 'Suspicion' has an evocative Gothic atmosphere about it, it's glaringly miscast lead and terrible script make it a largely forgettable venture for the legendary auteur. Cendric Hardwicke would go on to be much better utilized in Hitchcock's 'Rope'.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

Ichabod Crane 03/06/2009 (1 of 1 found this helpful)

Rating of

A fairly good Hitchcock suspense film but not terrific, because it just ends which can work in something like the birds but in this it does not seem complete. It is interesting to see where it goes and Cary Grant is the stand out actually because you suspect something from how he acts but he does not give it away either.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

goodfellamike 05/03/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

Slight, but perfectly respectable Hitchcock suspensor with Fontaine earning an Academy Award. What's in that glass? Final Grade: B

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

Full Movie Reviews

Movie God

02/16/2013 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Suspicion" by Yojimbo

A bookish young woman rashly marries a charming playboy but mounting circumstantial evidence of wrongdoing leads her to fear for her life. In this early project by the master of suspense, Hitchcock takes the formula of the breezy screwball romance and turns it on its head. The early scenes could be from any other romantic comedy from the golden age, but he uses his usual tools of misdirection, doubt and paranoia to slowly build the suspense until the sweet and innocent Joan Fontaine becomes convinced that her new husband is a murderer intent on killing her for her inheritance. There are some classic Hitchcock moments, the highlight being the way he manages to make a glass of milk menacing and it deals with one of his favourite subjects, namely psychology. To a modern viewer, it seems obvi...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
Movies I Want To See by Rod
Top Sci-Fi Movies by Nolane
To See: 2018 Movies by Alex
Movies of 2014 by Stoney McStonerson
Movies I've Watched by Chris Ghost
My Wish List by hoods_breath
movies of 2008 by skater4159
Movies I Want To See by Laura




Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us


About us



Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use