The 39 Steps

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| | UK | 1h 26min
Stars: Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim

A spy is murdered; the man who has befriended her is suspected, but eludes the police until a chase across Scotland produces the real villains

Cast

Publicity photograph from the 1930s featuring British actor, Robert Donat
Hannay
Madeleine Carroll
Pamela
Lucie Mannheim
Miss Smith
Godfrey Tearle
Professor Jordan
Peggy Ashcroft
Margaret, Crofter’s Wife
John Laurie
Crofter
Helen Haye
Mrs Jordan
Frank Cellier
The Sheriff
Wylie Watson
Memory
Gus McNaughton
Commercial Traveller
Jerry Verno
Commercial Traveller
Peggy Simpson
Maid
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Director

Alfred Hitchcock

Writer

(adapted from the novel by)
(adaptation)

Film Footage

Black and White

Released

1935

Production Company


Gaumont British Picture Corporation

Pictures (1)

On the run from the police, Richard Hannay (Robert Donat) handcuffs himself to Pamela (Madeleine Carroll).  A scene from Gaumont’s 1935 film The 39 Steps
Robert Donat and Madeleine Caroll, handcuffed in The 39 Steps (1935)