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The Paradine Case

Alida Valli as Mrs Paradine in Hitchcock's The Paradine Case (1947)

Alida Valli as Mrs Paradine in Hitchcock's The Paradine Case (1947).

The Paradine Case was produced in 1946-47 and released in 1947.


Gregory Peck... Anthony Keane
Ann Todd... Gay Keane
Charles Laughton... Judge Lord Thomas Horfield
Charles Coburn... Sir Simon Flaquer
Ethel Barrymore... Lady Sophie Horfield
Louis Jourdan... Andre Latour
Alida Valli... Mrs. Paradine (credited as Valli)
Leo G. Carroll... Sir Joseph
Joan Tetzel... Judy Flaquer
Isobel Elsom... Innkeeper

A humiliated Gregory Peck leaving the courtroom in The Paradine Case. More high angle shots in Hitchcock

One of the first things the lawyer says to Mrs Paradine (Alida Valli) when he arrives at the police station, is: "We mustn't despair. Above all things we mustn't despair." That is exactly what the silly lawyer says to the accused in Young and Innocent.

The Paradine Case (1947) titles

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Leo Gratten Carroll appeared in the following Hitchcock movies

Suspicion (1941) Captain Melbeck
The Paradine Case (1947) Council for the Prosecution
Rebecca (1940) Dr Baker
Spellbound (1945) Dr Murchison
Strangers on a Train (1951) Senator Morton
North by Northwest (1959) The Professor





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