Rear Window

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Year of Release: 1954

Genre: Mystery/Thriller

Related to/Remake of: N/A

Directed By: Alfred Hitchcock

Music By: Franz Waxman

Starring: James Stewart (as L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies), Grace Kelly (as Lisa Carol Freemont), Wendell Corey (as Thomas “Tom” J. Doyle), Thelma Ritter (as Stella), and Raymond Burr (as Lars Thorwald)

Basic Plot: A Life Magazine photographer, housebound due to a broken leg, has developed a habit of watching the neighbors through their open windows.  Soon, he begins to suspect that one of them may have murdered their spouse, and he decides to take action.

Rating (Out of 4): 4