Rear Window (1954)

An unparalleled, textbook showcase of storytelling and hot escalation of suspense, Hitchcock proves why he deserves the mantle of Master of Suspense. 9/10.

Immobilized by an injury, news photographer L.B. Jeffries passes time by watching his neighbors with their windows open in hot summertime in the city. After witnessing what he thinks might be a murder, he and his girlfriend Lisa decide to hatch up a plan to investigate, leading to a stunning discovery and suspenseful climax scene.

Overall Rating: 9/10