Not Rated | | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.
Production costs were seriously escalated when a delay in filming put Cary Grant into the penalty phase of his contract, resulting in an additional $5,000 per day in fees for the actor, before shooting even began.
How does a girl like you get to be a girl like you?
Eve Kendall: Lucky, I guess.
At the end, when Thornhill is pulling Eve up onto Mount Rushmore, he says to her "Come along, Mrs Thornhill," but his lip movements don't match what he's saying.
Right after his credit as director during the opening credits, Alfred Hitchcock is running toward the door of the city bus just as it slams shut on him!