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Strangers on a Train

Released 1951
Distributor Warner Bros.

Memorable setpieces and brilliant visuals abound in Hitchcock’s return to major studio filmmaking after several uneven independent ventures. Robert Walker’s finest hour.

About Michael Lehmann

Michael Lehmann has directed nine feature films, including HeathersHudson HawkThe Truth About Cats and Dogs, and Because I Said So.  Among his numerous television directing credits are HomicideThe West WingThe Larry Sanders Show, Big Love, Californication, American Horror Story, Dexter and True Blood. He recently wrote and directed Betas, a pilot for Amazon Studios that has been ordered to series.