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The Girl
Archived: The Girl (2012)

director: Julian Jarrold

composer: Philip Miller
With: Sienna Miller (Tippi Hedren), Toby Jones (Alfred Hitchcock), Imelda Staunton (Alma Reville Hitchcock), Conrad Kemp (Evan Hunter), Penelope Wilton (Peggy Robertson), Angelina Ingpen (Melanie), Candice D'Arcy (Josephine Milton), Carl Beukes (Jim Brown), a.o.

duration: 91 minutes
Biography, Drama

Out of the Box

When Grace Kelly retires from films to marry Prince Rainier, Alfred Hitchcock looks for a similar blonde and finds her in TV model, the little known Tippi Hedren, who will star in his film adaptation of horror story 'The Birds'. 'The Girl' shows the turbulent relationship between Hitchock and Hedren.


director: Julian Jarrold
composer: Philip Miller
producer: Amanda Jenks
screenplay: Gwyneth Hughes, based on the book by Donald Spoto
Editor: Andrew Hulme
Cinematography: John Pardue
sound: Paul Davies

production company: HBO Films

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subtitles: no subt
Country: United Kingdom - South Africa - United States of America
year: 2012


JULIAN JARROLD (1960): Dramarama (1983, TV series), The Other Side of Midnight (1989, TV series documentary), Children's Ward (1991, TV series, director of 10 episodes), Coronation Street (1992, TV series, director of 1 episode), Crime Story (1992, TV series, director of 1 episode), Fighting for Gemma (1993, TV movie), Medics (1994, TV series, director of 2 episodes), Cracker (1994, TV series, director of 3 episodes), Some Kind of Life (1995), Silent Witness (1997, TV series,… Show more

Technical Specs

format: DigiBeta PAL

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