North by Northwest is a 1959 American thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint and James Mason. The screenplay was written by Ernest Lehman. North by Northwest is a tale of mistaken identity, with an innocent man pursued across the United States by agents of a mysterious organization who want to stop his interference in their plans to smuggle out microfilm containing government secrets.
Escape From Alcatraz (1979) Clint Eastwood Film! About a man who attempts to escape from the formidable prison of Alcatraz! Must See! Very Good! (Alacatraz is a real island prison!) Won't be disappointed!
May 2nd (1957): Jailhouse Rock. Elvis Presley. Elvis Presley recorded the Leiber and Stoller song 'Jailhouse Rock' as featured in his third motion picture of the same name. In the movie, Mike Stoller had a small role as a piano player. 'Jailhouse Rock' later became the first song to debut at #1 in Great Britain. www.thisdayinmusic.com
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)....A sleazy defense attorney has a crisis of conscience when he represents a wealthy client who has a foolproof plan to beat the system. (crime, drama, thriller)..This depiction of a prosecuting attorney is priceless! A great movie, with great dialogue!