Blackmail (1929)

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Year: 1929
Running Time: 85
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.K.
Language: English
Genres: Drama, Thriller

Blackmail (1929)

Cast
Anny Ondra
John Longden
Sara Allgood
Charles Paton
Donald Calthrop

Crew
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock


Alice is the daughter of a shopkeeper in London. Her boyfriend, Frank, is a Scotland Yard detective who seems more interested in police work than in her. On their date night, Alice secretly arranges to meet another man. When her secret date tries to force himself on her, she kills him in self-defense with a bread knife. When Frank is assigned to the murder case, he quickly determines that Alice is the killer – but so has someone else, and threatens Alice with blackmail.

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