Overall Rank: 2070
Average Rating: 2.9/4
# of Ratings: 88
Theatrical Release Date: 06/01/1956
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Actors: James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Miles, Daniel Gélin, Ralph Truman
Plot: An American doctor and former singer are traveling with their young son in Marrakesh when the doctor witnesses a murder. Shortly thereafter, their son is kidnapped and taken to London. As the couple attempts to save their boy, a fiendish plot extending far beyond them is revealed.
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/04/2019
1954's "The Man Who Knew Too Much" is the superior version of this classic Hitchcock tale of kidnapping and attempted assassination.
Matthew Brady - wrote on 04/06/2014
The debate still rages as to whether Alfred Hitchcock's 1956 remake of The Man Who Knew Too Much is superior to his own original 1934 version. This movie is a brilliant Mystery that takes the most cliche plot and make it into a edge of your seat thrill ride.
Snoogans - wrote on 03/03/2013
Hitchcokc's remake of one of his own previous films. The plot plays out much differently, but the story-line is unchanged. This version is much slower paced and longer in length (by about 30-40 min). More time is spent with the husband and wife, as they figure out the proceedings together. I don't like this film any more or less than the 1935 original, but I hold it in a slightly higher regard because it feels more in line with the director's accomplished works of the time.
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