FILM : North by Northwest
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
North by Northwest 1959 Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Leo G Carroll, Martin Landau, Jessie Royce Landis California, New York, South Dakota, Illinois, USA.
Director : Alfred Hitchcock   Production Company : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)  Region : N. AMERICA

A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

A teaser intro to this one. Our founder JT in a highly passable C Grant impression. Stills loaded by SJ.

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North by Northwest [DVD] [1959]

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North by Northwest - A corn field - North by Northwest
North by Northwest

nbnw001. A corn field - North by Northwest

nbnw001n. A corn field - South by Southeast
(Modern Photo Added: 15-10-2012)

North by Northwest - Hitchcock misses his bus on Madison Avenue between 44th Street and 45th Street, New York. With thanks to ScoutingNY.com for his detective work on this one and other New York scenes.
North by Northwest

northbynw001. Hitchcock misses his bus on Madison Avenue between 44th Street and 45th Street, New York. With thanks to ScoutingNY.com for his detective work on this one and other New York scenes.

North by Northwest - Grant
North by Northwest

northbynw002. Grant "steals" a cab at 60th Street and Madison.

North by Northwest - Grant exits at the Plaza Hotel, West 59th Street.
North by Northwest

northbynw003. Grant exits at the Plaza Hotel, West 59th Street.

North by Northwest - And enters into the lobby. Still there but no longer used for checking in.
North by Northwest

northbynw004. And enters into the lobby. Still there but no longer used for checking in.

North by Northwest - Grant is driven to Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, Long Island, New York. An old favourite: Love Story, Cruel Intentions, Hitch (05), Arthur (81), The Age of Innocence et al.
North by Northwest

northbynw006. Grant is driven to Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, Long Island, New York. An old favourite: Love Story, Cruel Intentions, Hitch (05), Arthur (81), The Age of Innocence et al.

North by Northwest - Close up of the front of Old Westbury Gardens, open to the public.
North by Northwest

northbynw007. Close up of the front of Old Westbury Gardens, open to the public.

North by Northwest - Grant and Landis back at the Plaza on W. 59th Street.
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northbynw008. Grant and Landis back at the Plaza on W. 59th Street.

North by Northwest - Grant about to
North by Northwest

northbynw009. Grant about to "steal" another cab ahead of the couple in front. Outside the Plaza again.

North by Northwest - The United Nations, First Avenue and 46th Street. Grant walks up the stairs in a
North by Northwest

northbynw010. The United Nations, First Avenue and 46th Street. Grant walks up the stairs in a "stolen" shot.

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