Rankings

Here are Dan and Cat’s rankings for the movies we’ve watched so far (along with the listener rankings – a combination of the podcast episodes that have attracted the most listens and social media polls):

RankingCatDanPodcast Listeners
1North By NorthwestRopeRear Window
2NotoriousPsychoNorth By Northwest
3The 39 StepsThe BirdsVertigo
4SabotageDial M For MurderPsycho
5The BirdsNorth By NorthwestStrangers on a Train
6PsychoSabotageShadow of a Doubt
7Strangers on a TrainForeign CorrespondentNotorious
8Stage FrightStrangers on a TrainThe 39 Steps
9Young and InnocentVertigoDial M For Murder
10Dial M For MurderNotoriousThe Birds
11I ConfessStage FrightRope
12Foreign CorrespondentThe 39 StepsSabotage
13SaboteurI ConfessThe Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)
14Number 17Torn CurtainFrenzy
15VertigoFrenzyTorn Curtain
16Rear WindowTopazRebecca
17Shadow of a DoubtRebeccaStage Fright
18TopazRear WindowYoung and Innocent
19RopeSpellboundI Confess
20RebeccaYoung and InnocentThe Trouble With Harry
21LifeboatSaboteurLifeboat
22The Pleasure GardenShadow of a DoubtSecret Agent
23Rich and StrangeSuspicionThe Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
24Murder!The Pleasure GardenThe Wrong Man
25BlackmailThe ManxmanSpellbound
26SpellboundJamaica InnThe Paradine Case
27 The Trouble With HarryChampagneForeign Correspondent
28Waltzes From ViennaMarnieJamaica Inn
29 The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)Easy Virtue
30Secret AgentLifeboatSuspicion
31The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)Secret AgentTopaz
32The LodgerThe Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)Rich and Strange
33The Farmer’s WifeNumber 17Blackmail
34The ManxmanThe LodgerThe Pleasure Garden
35ChampagneThe Farmer’s WifeMarnie
36Torn CurtainWaltzes From ViennaMurder!
37FrenzyRich and StrangeSaboteur
38The Paradine CaseThe Paradine CaseMr and Mrs Smith
39Jamaica InnMurder!Family Plot
40The Wrong ManThe Skin GameUnder Capricorn
41MarnieBlackmailThe Farmer’s Wife
42Under CapricornFamily PlotThe Lodger
43Juno and the PaycockThe Trouble With HarryChampagne
44The Skin GameUnder CapricornWaltzes From Vienna
45Easy VirtueThe Wrong ManNumber 17
46SuspicionMr and Mrs SmithThe Manxman
47Family PlotEasy VirtueJuno and the Paycock
48Mr and Mrs SmithJuno and the PaycockThe Skin Game

Note: Bon Voyage and Aventure Malgache are not included in these rankings, since they’re far shorter and not directly comparable. After watching Bon Voyage, however, both Dan and Cat gave it a hearty ‘thumbs up’. Aventure Malgache? Not so much. A dual thumbs down.