Movies written by Ben Hecht

  • Foreign Correspondent

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    On the eve of World War II, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.

  • Lifeboat

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    Several survivors of a torpedoed ship find themselves in the same boat with one of the men who sunk it.

  • Notorious

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    Following the conviction of her German father for treason against the U.S., Alicia Huberman takes to drink and men. She is approached by a government agent (T.R. Devlin) who asks her to spy on a group of her father's Nazi friends operating out of Rio de Janeiro. A romance develops between Alicia and Devlin, but she starts to get too involved in her work.

  • Rope

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    Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.

  • Scarface

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    In 1980 Miami, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug empire while succumbing to greed. (Cartel not Mafia)

  • Spellbound

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    A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder while attempting to recover his memory.

  • Strangers on a Train

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    A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder... a theory which he plans to implement.