SESSION: Sunday 25th June at 7pm

North by Northwest

(1959, dir. Alfred Hitchcock, w/ Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis)

Madison Avenue advertising man Roger Thornhill finds himself thrust into the world of spies when he is mistaken for a man by the name of George Kaplan. Foreign spy Philip Vandamm and his henchman Leonard try to eliminate him but when Thornhill tries to make sense of the case, he is framed for murder. Now on the run from the police, he manages to board the 20th Century Limited bound for Chicago where he meets a beautiful blond, Eve Kendall, who helps him to evade the authorities. His world is turned upside down yet again when he learns that Eve isn't the innocent bystander he thought she was. Not all is as it seems however, leading to a dramatic rescue and escape at the top of Mt. Rushmore. (IMDB)

FILM INFO 55555(Astor rating)

Strangers on a Train

(1951, dir. Alfred Hitchcock, w/ Farley Granger, Robert Walker, Ruth Roman)

Strangers on a Train will start at approximately 9:42pm, and finish at approximately 11:29pm.

A psychopath forces a tennis star to comply with his theory that two strangers can get away with murder. (IMDB)

FILM INFO Not reviewed.