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1938. Margaret Lockwood - The lady vanishes - s71

 

1938. Margaret Lockwood - The lady vanishes

1938. Margaret Lockwood - The lady vanishes

The Lady Vanishes is a 1938 British mystery thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Margaret Lockwood and Michael Redgrave. Written by Sidney Gilliat and Frank Launder, based on the 1936 novel The Wheel Spins by Ethel Lina White,[1] the film is about a beautiful English tourist travelling by train in continental Europe who discovers that her elderly travelling companion seems to have disappeared from the train. After her fellow passengers deny ever having seen the elderly lady, the young woman is helped by a young musicologist, the two proceeding to search the train for clues to the old lady's disappearance. wikipedia


Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Screenplay by Sidney Gilliat, Frank Launder

Based on "The Wheel Spins" by Ethel Lina White

Produced by Edward Black (uncredited)

Cinematography - Jack E. Cox

Edited by R.E. Dearing

Music by Louis Levy (uncredited)

Production company - Gainsborough Pictures

Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (UK)

Gaumont British Picture Corporation of America (US)

Release date 7 October 1938 (London)