North by Northwest

North by Northwest (1959)

It's a deadly game of 'tag' and Cary Grant is 'it'...

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Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.

  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • Ernest Lehman
  • Release Date: 1959-07-07
  • Views: 257
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 136
  • Budget: $4,000,000
  • Revenue: $13,275,000

Cary Grant

Roger O. Thornhill

Eva Marie Saint

Eve Kendall

James Mason

Phillip Vandamm

Leo G. Carroll

The Professor

Adam Williams


Jessie Royce Landis

Clara Thornhill

Doreen Lang

Maggie - Thornhill's Secretary

Josephine Hutchinson

Vandamm's Sister aka Mrs. Townsend

Philip Ober

Lester Townsend

Philip Coolidge

Dr. Cross

Edward Platt

Victor Larrabee

Les Tremayne


Patrick McVey

Sergeant Flamm

Edward Binns

Captain Junket

Ken Lynch

Charley - Chicago Policeman

Maudie Prickett

Hotel maid Elsie

Ned Glass

Ticket seller

Malcolm Atterbury

Man waiting for bus

Bess Flowers

Plaza Hotel lounge patron

Stanley Adams

Lieutenant Harding (uncredited)

Andy Albin

Farmer (uncredited)

Ernest Anderson

Porter on Twentieth Century Ltd. (uncredited)

Tol Avery

State Police Detective (uncredited)

Baynes Barron

Taxi Driver #2 (uncredited)

Brandon Beach

Man at Auction (uncredited)

John Beradino

Sergeant Emile Klinger (uncredited)

Steve Carruthers

Man at Auction (uncredited)

Taggart Casey

Shaving Man (uncredited)

Bill Catching

Auction Attendant (uncredited)

Walter Coy

U.S. Intelligence Agency Official (uncredited)

Jimmy Cross

Taxi Driver #1 (uncredited)

Patricia Cutts

Hospital Patient (uncredited)

Jack Daly

Train Steward (uncredited)

John Damler

Police Lieutenant (uncredited)

Lawrence Dobkin

U.S. Intelligence Agency Official (uncredited)

Tommy Farrell

Eddie - Elevator Starter (uncredited)

Jesslyn Fax

Minor Role (uncredited)

Adolph Faylauer

Bald Bidder (uncredited)

Sally Fraser

Second United Nations Receptionist (uncredited)

Paul Genge

Lieutenant Hagerman (uncredited)

James Gonzalez

Man at Auction (uncredited)

Tom Greenway

Silent State Police Detective (uncredited)

Robert Haines

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Stuart Hall

Train Passenger (uncredited)

Alfred Hitchcock

Man Who Misses Bus (uncredited)

Stuart Holmes

Hotel Lounge Patron (uncredited)

Eugene Jackson

Security Guard at Auction (uncredited)

Bobby Johnson

Waiter (uncredited)

Kenner G. Kemp

Man Leaving Office Building (uncredited)

Madge Kennedy

Mrs. Finlay (uncredited)

Colin Kenny

Man at Auction (uncredited)

Carl M. Leviness

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Alexander Lockwood

Judge Anson B. Flynn (uncredited)

Frank Marlowe

Taxi Driver (uncredited)

Thomas Martin

Train Passenger (uncredited)

James McCallion

Plaza Valet (uncredited)

Maura McGiveney

Attendant (uncredited)

Carl Milletaire

Hotel Clerk (uncredited)

Hans Moebus

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Howard Negley

Conductor on Twentieth Century, Ltd. (uncredited)

Monty O'Grady

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Ralph Reed

Bellhop (uncredited)

John Roy

Train Passenger (uncredited)

Jeffrey Sayre

Hotel Lounge Patron / Man at Mt. Rushmore Cafeteria (uncredited)

Scott Seaton

Man at Auction (uncredited)

Harry Seymour

Victor - Captain of Waiters (uncredited)

Robert Shayne

Larry Wade (uncredited)

Jeremy Slate

Policeman at Grand Central Station (uncredited)

Olan Soule

Assistant Auctioneer (uncredited)

Helen Spring

Bidder (uncredited)

Harvey Stephens

Stockbroker (uncredited)

Harry Strang

Assistant Conductor (uncredited)

Arthur Tovey

Man at Auction (uncredited)

Dale Van Sickel

Ranger (uncredited)

Frank Wilcox

Herman Weitner (uncredited)

Lloyd Williams

Minor Role (uncredited)

Robert Williams

Patrolman Waggoner (uncredited)

Paula Winslowe

Woman at Auction (uncredited)

Wilson Wood

Photographer at United Nations (uncredited)

Carleton Young

Fanning Nelson (uncredited)

Dick Johnstone

Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)

Bert Stevens

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Cosmo Sardo

Worker (uncredited)

Don Anderson

Worker (uncredited)

Alphonso DuBois

Man at United Nations Building (uncredited)

Len Hendry

Police Lieutenant (uncredited)

Nora Marlowe

Menacing housekeeper