Hitchcock classic will play on El Cerrito big screen


The next Cerrito Classic screening will be director Alfred Hitchcock’s 1954 thriller “Dial M for Murder” (the original trailer is above) starring Grace Kelly and Ray Milland, at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Rialto Cinemas Cerrito, 10070 San Pablo Ave. in El Cerrito.
The showing of the suspenseful film about an ex-tennis pro who carries out a plot to murder his wife is co-hosted by the Friends of the Cerrito Theater. Advance tickets are available at rialtocinemas.com or picked up at the box office. Details: 510-273-9102.
Below is a compilation of the master director’s cameos in his films, but don’t watch it if you want to find Sir Alfred during “Dial M for Murder” screening.

Chris Treadway