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North by Northwest (1959) Poster

Plot Keywords

spy advertising
agent escape
murder government agent
rescue police
framed for murder fugitive
on the run cornfield
advertising executive cliffhanger
exploding airplane stealing a car
police officer brawl
fight fistfight
knocked out eavesdropping
critically acclaimed bus
woods caper
premarital sex telescope
mountain library
hostage pay phone
handcuffs state trooper
falling from height shot to death
shot in the back shot in the chest
rifle held at gunpoint
police chase car chase
judge phone booth
train station white house
espionage wisecrack humor
unlikely hero secretary
knife throwing fear
paranoia impalement
knife traitor
assassination attempt assassin
manor house newspaper headline
professor double cross
betrayal deception
undercover agent undercover
female spy female agent
femme fatale 1950s
taxi driver foot chase
chase happy ending
damsel in distress three word title
neo noir crime wave
husband wife relationship hanging up without saying goodbye
identity crisis evil man
reckless driving airplane
policeman death
mislaid trust title based on shakespeare
impression of writing left on next sheet of paper framed for drunk driving
stranger on a train sex in a train
marketing executive manhattan new york city
grand central station manhattan new york city divorce
breaking and entering aerial spraying
punched in the face hit in the stomach
pouring alcohol down someone's throat forced to drink and drive
lighting someone's cigarette lighting a cigarette
cigarette smoking murdered before giving protagonist information
running from danger contemporary setting
reference to teddy roosevelt cardinal direction in title
shot with a blank false accusation
drunkenness stepping on someone's hand
oedipus complex punch into the camera
train tunnel running
black comedy overhead camera shot
macguffin biplane
pistol illinois
gun director cameo
suspense cult director
imagery blockbuster
ledge walking on a ledge
train new york city
sky photography architecture
railway kidnapping
mistaken identity courtroom
telephone box seduction
cafeteria car accident
stealth washington d.c.
cold war mount rushmore
faked death country estate
secret identity surprise attack
mother son relationship hospital
dining car attempted murder
shower fire
secret government organisation hotel
explosion auction
indiana matchbook
semi trailer railway station
united nations fuel
statue airplane accident
crash airport
sleeping car restaurant
taxi south dakota
suspected murder falling over a cliff
assassination disguise
shaving secret agent
crop duster drunk driving
microfilm chicago illinois
famous score waiting
secret history sex appeal
homosexuality auto theft
marriage proposal sports car
goof in title arrest
bus stop

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