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Hitchcock Review: “Family Plot” (1976)

Posted by therebelprince on January 10, 2014

Barbara Harris in "Family Plot"

Barbara Harris in “Family Plot”

Well, dear readers, it’s been a two-year journey to watch (or rewatch) all of the films of the Master of Suspense. For the most part, my project has been quite minimal, really just a capsule idea of each film, but I hope they’ve conveyed a sense of just why we film buffs still love Hitch 90 years after his first film was released. Today, I’m capping off the project with a (much delayed) investigation into his comedic final work. Stick around.

“I told you about danger, didn’t I? First it makes you sick. Then, when you get through it, it makes you very, very loving.”

— Arthur Adamson, Family Plot

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