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4.1
3,733 Ratings

Strangers on a Train

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
United States, 1951
Crime, Film noir, Thriller

Synopsis

A pro tennis star is enraged by his trampy wife’s refusal to finalize their divorce so he can wed the senator’s daughter. He strikes up a conversation with a stranger on a train and unwittingly sets in motion a deadly chain of events.

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Strangers on a Train Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1952 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

National Board of Review

1951 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1952 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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