Not that I mind a slight case of abduction now and then, but I have tickets for the theatre this evening, to a show I was looking forward to and I get, well, kind of unreasonable about things like that.
75.Roger Thornhill played by Cary Grant. Movie:North by northwest.
Quote:“Now you listen to me, I’m an advertising man, not a red herring. I’ve got a job, a secretary, a mother, two ex-wives and several bartenders that depend upon me, and I don’t intend to disappoint them all by getting myself "slightly” killed.“
[North by Northwest (1959)] Alfred Hitchcock couldn’t get permission to film on or inside the United Nations property. Matte paintings were used for the initial establishing shot of the UN lobby and also for the overhead shot of Roger Thornhill fleeing the building after the assassination.