Alfred Hitchcock

Notorious

Notorious

In Notorious, a brilliant allegory of love and betrayal, Hitchcock fuses two of his favorite elements: suspense and romance. A beautiful woman with a tainted past (Ingrid Bergman) is enlisted by American agent Devlin (Cary Grant) to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex (Claude Rains). Only Devlin can rescue her, but to do so he must face his role in her desperate situation and acknowledge that he's loved her all along. Stunning performances, Ben Hecht's excellent script, and Hitchcock's direction at its best make Notorious a perfect film.

Film Info

  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • United States
  • 1946
  • 102 minutes
  • Black & White
  • 1.33:1
  • English
  • Spine #137

Special Features

  • Glorious new digital transfer, with film and sound restoration
  • Commentaries by Hitchcock film scholar Marian Keane and film historian Rudy Behlmer, editor of Memo from David O. Selznick
  • Complete broadcast of the 1948 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation, starring Ingrid Bergman and Joseph Cotten
  • Rare production, publicity, and rear projection photos, as well as promotional posters and lobby cards
  • Production correspondence
  • Collection of trailers and teasers
  • Script excerpts of deleted scenes and alternate endings
  • Excerpts from the short story “The Song of the Dragon,” source material for Notorious
  • Rare newsreel footage of Bergman and Hitchcock
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
  • Optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition

New cover by William Logan and Steve Blakely

Purchase Options

Special Features

  • Glorious new digital transfer, with film and sound restoration
  • Commentaries by Hitchcock film scholar Marian Keane and film historian Rudy Behlmer, editor of Memo from David O. Selznick
  • Complete broadcast of the 1948 Lux Radio Theatre adaptation, starring Ingrid Bergman and Joseph Cotten
  • Rare production, publicity, and rear projection photos, as well as promotional posters and lobby cards
  • Production correspondence
  • Collection of trailers and teasers
  • Script excerpts of deleted scenes and alternate endings
  • Excerpts from the short story “The Song of the Dragon,” source material for Notorious
  • Rare newsreel footage of Bergman and Hitchcock
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
  • Optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition

New cover by William Logan and Steve Blakely

Notorious
Cast
Ingrid Bergman
Alicia Huberman
Cary Grant
T.R. Devlin
Claude Rains
Alex Sebastian
Louis Calhern
Paul Prescott
Leopoldine Konstantin
Madame Sebastian
Reinhold Schunzel
"Dr. Anderson"
Moroni Olsen
Walter Beardsley
Ivan Triesault
Eric Mathis
Alex Minotis
Joseph
Credits
Director
Alfred Hitchcock
Screenplay
Ben Hecht
Cinematography
Ted Tetzlaff
Editing
Theron Warth
Music
Roy Webb
Sound
John E. Tribby
Sound
Terry Kellum
Special effects
Vernon Walker
Special effects
Paul Eagler
Second unit photography
Gregg Toland
Art direction
Albert S. D'Agostino
Art direction
Carroll Clark
Set decoration
Darrell Silvera
Set decoration
Claude Carpenter
Miss Bergman's gowns designed by
Edith Head

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