Hitch on the Hump: Foreign Correspondent (1940)
ffolks). He also struck me as looking like a cross between Jason Segal and Stephen Frye, but that is neither here nor there. Robert Benchley shows up as Stebbins, a comic relief character for which Benchley wrote all his own lines, and seeing as it’s Christmas I should note the appearance of Edmund Gwynn. While Gwynn is best known as playing Santa in Miracle on 34th Street, here he appears as a hitman who tries to push Jones off the top of Westminster Abby. He would work with Hitchcock again fifteen years later when he starred in the comedy The Trouble with Harry.