The 39 Steps is a 1935 English-language Mystery Thriller motion picture directed by Alfred Hitchcock and produced by Michael Balcon under the banner of Gaumont-British Picture Corporation. Richard Hannay is a Canadian visitor to London. At the end of Mr Memory's show in a music hall, he meets Annabella Smith, who is running away from secret agents. He agrees to hide her in his flat, but she is murdered during the night. Fearing that he could be accused of the murder, Hannay goes on the run to break the spy ring. Written by Claudio Sandrini. The 39 steps stars Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft, John Laurie and Wallace Bosco. The screenplay is written by Charles Bennett and Ian Hay which is inspired from The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan. The music was composed by Louis Levy along with Jack Beaver. Cinematography was done by Bernard Knowles and editing by Derek N. Twist. The motion picture has a running time of 86 minutes. It was released on 1st August 1935 and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released. The 39 Steps was made on a budget of £0 million and it was a hit at box office gross of $0 million. Distribution rights for the movie were acquired by Gaumont British Distributors.
Mystery , Thriller , Film-noir , Crime
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