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Dial M For Murder

When professional tennis player Tony Wendice (Ray Milland) stumbles upon his wife's (Grace Kelly) affair with an American author (Robert Cummings), the betrayed husband concocts a plot that will will make him a widower and the heir of Mary's fortune. But not all goes according to plan in this Hitchcock murder mystery. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 29 May 1954
Video Release: 07 Sep 2001
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Dial M For Murder is rated Not Rated:

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Cast: Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings, John Williams, Anthony Dawson, Leo Britt, Patrick Allen
Studio: 1954 Warner Brothers Pictures

Detailed Review

Until the invention of call display, people didn’t know who was on the other end of the line when the telephone began ringing. Under Alfred Hitchcock’s masterful direction, that common… 
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Why Is Dial M For Murder Rated Not Rated?

Violence: Characters struggle when one tries to strangle the other. A character is stabbed and… 
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How does Tony justify his murder plot? What role, if any, did he play in… 
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Ray Millard was a well-known actor born in Wales. Among his many other movie roles… 
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