October 12th, 2006

Walking Overcoat

Posted in Images, Quotes by DavidE

The Man Who Knew Too Much

Poster for The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)

“I did insist on having Peter Lorre. He had just done M with Fritz Lang and this was his first British role. He had a very sharp sense of humor. They called him ‘the walking overcoat’ because he went around in a long coat that came down to his feet.”

– Alfred Hitchcock, interviewed in 1962 by Fran├žoise Truffaut

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