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The Paradine Case
Directed by:
Alfred Hitchcock

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and written by David O. Selznick (screenplay) and Alma Reville (adaptation), "The Paradine Case" (also known as "Caso Paradine, Il", "Fall Paradin, Der") is a Drama film, released on December 31 of 1947 in the USA . Gregory Peck is starring, alongside Ann Todd, Charles Laughton, Charles Coburn, Ethel Barrymore and Louis Jourdan.

Who is the director of "The Paradine Case":

The Paradine Case was directed by Alfred Hitchcock, an English director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before The Paradine Case, Alfred Hitchcock had directed Notorious, released in 1946, Spellbound (1945), Lifeboat (1944), Saboteur (1942), Suspicion (1941), and Suspicion (1941). Since, he directed Rope, released in 1948, Stage Fright (1950), Strangers on a Train (1951), I Confess (1953), Dial M for Murder (1954), and Rear Window (1954).

When was "The Paradine Case" released:

The Paradine Case was first released on Wednesday, December 31, 1947, in the United States. Also released on Wednesday, December 31, 1947 has been If Winter Comes (dir. Victor Saville). This was seventy-one (71) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, November 14, 1952 in Germany and on Thursday, February 19, 1953 in Japan.

What is the cast of "The Paradine Case":

At the casting of The Paradine Case we find Gregory Peck, previously seen in Gentleman's Agreement (1947) and The Macomber Affair (1947); Ann Todd (The Seventh Veil (1945), Perfect Strangers (1945)); Charles Laughton (Captain Kidd (1945), The Canterville Ghost (1944)) [ more... ]

  • Isobel Elsom and Charles Laughton, Charles Coburn also appeared in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Charles Laughton and Leo G. Carroll also appeared together in Young Bess, released in 1953.
  • Gregory Peck and Joan Tetzel can both be seen in Duel in the Sun, released in 1946.
  • Leo G. Carroll and Charles Laughton have both also be seen in The Barretts of Wimpole Street, released in 1934.

What is the Storyline of "The Paradine Case":

Maddalena Anna Paradine (Alida Valli) is a very beautiful and enigmatic young foreign woman living in London who is accused of poisoning her older, blind husband, a retired military man. It is not clear at first whether perhaps she is a grateful and devoted wife who has been falsely accused, or whether she is in fact a calculating and ruthless femme fatale.

Mrs. Paradine hires Anthony Keane (Gregory Peck), a brilliant and successful barrister, to defend her in court. Although Keane has been [...]

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