Rope (2) - James Stewart - Movie Poster Picture - 11 x 14
Rope is a 1948 American film noir psychological crime thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, based on the 1929 play.
The film starred James Stewart, John Dall and Farley Granger, this is the first of Hitchcock's Technicolor films, and is notable for taking place in real time and being edited so as to appear as a single continuous shot through the use of long takes.
It is the second of Hitchcock's "limited setting" films.
The original play was said to be inspired by the real-life murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks in 1924 by Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb.