Marnie (1964)

Tippi Hedren
Sean Connery

Thriller, Psychoanalysis
Alfred Hitchcock
Jay Presson Allen
Winston Graham (novel)
Bernard Herrmann
Director of Photography
Robert Burks

This story of a habitual thief (Hedren) whose employer (Connery) is determined to understand her illness was considered a misfire in 1964 but there's more than meets the eye, especially for Hitchcock buffs. Script by Jay Presson Allen. Look for Bruce Dern and Mariette Hartley in small roles.

The production company created for the film, "Geoffrey Stanley" was named after Hitchcock's pet dogs.

Hitchcock and Tippi Hedren had a major falling out during the filming and by the end he directed her through intermediaries.

Bruce Dern can be seen briefly as the sailor in Marnie's flashback.

Hitchcock wanted Grace Kelly to make her screen come back in the title role, but the people of Monaco were not happy with the idea of their princess playing a compulsive thief.


Hitchcock makes his cameo appearance 5 minutes into the film, in the hotel corridor as Tippi Hedren walks by.

Diane Baker
Lil Mainwaring
Henry Beckman
First Detective
Sean Connery
Mark Rutland
Bruce Dern
Edith Evanson
Martin Gabel
Sidney Strutt
Mariette Hartley
Susan Clabon
Tippi Hedren
Marnie Edgar
Louise Latham
Bernice Edgar
S. John Launer
Sam Ward
Alan Napier
Mr. Rutland
Milton Selzer
Man at Track
Meg Wyllie
Mrs. Turpin
Bob Sweeney
Cousin Bob
Morgan Brittany



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