Strangers on a Train (1951)
Psychotic mother's boy Bruno Anthony meets famous tennis professional Guy Haines on a train. Guy wants to move into a career in politics and has been dating a senator's daughter while awaiting a divorce from his wife. Bruno wants to kill his father, but knows he will be caught because he has a motive. Bruno dreams up a crazy scheme whereby he and Guy exchange murders. Guy takes this as a joke, but Bruno is serious and takes things into his own hands. The film stars Farley Granger as Guy Haines, Ruth Roman as Anne Morton, Robert Walker as Bruno Anthony, Leo G. Carroll as Sen. Morton and Patricia Hitchcock as Barbara Morton. Strangers on a Train is one of the greatest thrillers ever made. Its story is both intriguing and thought provoking, and is sure to delight any fan of cinema. A masterpiece.