Foreign Correspondent

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Foreign Correspondent ★★★★ 1940

A classic Hitchcock tale of espionage and derring-do. A reporter is sent to Europe during WWII to cover a pacifist conference in London, where he becomes romantically involved with the daughter of the group's founder and befriends an elderly diplomat. When the diplomat is kidnapped, the reporter uncovers a Nazi spy-ring headed by his future father-in-law. 120m/B VHS, DVD . Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders, Robert Benchley, Albert Bassermann, Edmund Gwenn, Eduardo Ciannelli, Harry Davenport, Martin Kosleck, Charles Halton; D: Alfred Hitchcock; W: Robert Benchley, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison, James Hilton; M: Alfred Newman.

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