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Rebecca. Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. Screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood and Joan Harrison, based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier. Cast: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson, Nigel Bruce, Reginald Denny, C. Aubrey Smith, Gladys Cooper, Florence Bates, Leo G. Carroll, Melville Cooper. Music by Franz Waxman. Cinematography by George Barnes. Ed. Hal C. Kern. Prod. David O. Selznick. USA, 1940.* (Hitchcock's first American film, oscar for Best Picture and Cinematography).