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Caption: PT

Classification: 16+ 

 

Jamaica Inn, 1 hr 39 min (1939) 

Alfred Hitchcock (Suspense)

 
 
 

Jamaica Inn" is a 1939 British thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. It is based on the novel of the same name written by Daphne du Maurier and is considered one of the first Hitchock films to be filmed in England.

The plot revolves around Mary, a young girl who travels to Cornwall to live with her uncle, the owner of the Jamaica Inn. However, she soon discovers that the establishment is used as a base by a gang of smugglers led by her uncle. Mary joins a group of passengers to expose the gang and ends up falling in love with the passengers' leader, Joss Merlyn.

"Jamaica Inn" is a suspense film with an engaging plot and intense action. Hitchcock's direction is skillful, creating a tense and dark atmosphere that increases the tension of the plot. Furthermore, the editing is intelligent and the soundtrack is effective in creating an intense atmosphere.

The cast is talented, with notable performances from Maureen O'Hara as Mary and Charles Laughton as Joss Merlyn. "Jamaica Inn" is a classic thriller film that is a must for fans of the genre and of Hitchock himself.

In short, "Jamaica Inn" is a 1939 British thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchock. With a gripping plot, skillful direction and talented performances, it is a masterpiece of suspense cinema and a must for fans of the genre and Hitchock himself.

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