North by Northwest (1959)

November 15, 2019
Doors: 6:30pm; Pre-show (intro to the film): 7pm; Movie: 7:30pm
$15 adults; $8 children 12 and under, seniors, and students
United Palace, 4140 Broadway, Manhattan



Have you planned your vacation yet? Lucky for you, it's not too late to take a quiet, little 2,000-mile cross-country tour with Alfred Hitchcock! On Friday, November 15, experience this classic by the Master of Suspense on a 52-foot screen, only at the United Palace! Arrive early for an intro by Tiffany Vazquez, Senior Manager of Editorial at GIPHY (for all film-related GIFs), and Film historian Lou Lumenick.

Brief Synopsis: A New York City advertising executive goes on the run after being mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies.

Cast: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, and more

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Writers: Ernest Lehman

Length: 2 hrs, 16 mins

Release Date: September 26, 1959

Tiffany Vazquez is a Senior Manager of Editorial at GIPHY, overseeing all film-related GIFs. Before GIPHY, she has previously worked at the Film Society of Lincoln Center and has appeared on Turner Classic Movies as a host.

Film historian Lou Lumenick has introduced movies at the United Palace, as well as at Loews Jersey, the Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of the Moving Image, the Brooklyn Academy of Music and the TCM Classic Film Festival. He was the chief film critic of the New York From 1999 until his retirement in 2016. He's currently researching a book on the history of theatrical motion pictures on American TV.

"Movies at the Palace: Our Favorites From Warner Bros." take place at the stunning United Palace, formerly the Loew's 175th Street Theatre, which first opened as a deluxe movie theatre and vaudeville house in 1930. We honor that past while reinventing the movie-going experience by pairing classic titles with pre-show entertainment and expert Q&A’s.


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Event Details

Start date: November 15, 2019

Start time: 07:00 p.m.

End time: 10:30 p.m.

Venue: United Palace, 4140 Broadway, Manhattan