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[on working with Hitchcock] It was all cut in his head. You shot from the angle he wanted shot, with the result that very little film ended up on the floor. You really felt that you were in the presence of someone who was a real master of the craft.
The original screenplay of The Locket
(1946), called "What Nancy Wanted", was written by Norma Barzman
, who was married to writer Ben Barzman
, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy "Red Scare" period of the 1940s and 1950s. She sold the script to Cronyn, who planned to direct the film with wife Jessica Tandy
starring. Cronyn then sold the script to RKO, which assigned Sheridan Gibney