Peyton Place Script

Script by:John Michael Hayes (Screenplay), Grace Metalious (Novel)
Directed by:Mark Robson
Year:1957

Plot:In the outwardly respectable New England community of Peyton Place, shopkeeper Constance McKenzie tries to make up for a past indiscretion -- which resulted in her illegitimate daughter Allison -- by adopting a chaste, prudish attitude towards all things sexual. In spite of herself, Constance can't help but be attracted to handsome new teacher Michael Rossi. Meanwhile, the restless Allison, who'd like to be as footloose and fancy-free as the town's "fast girl" Betty Anderson, falls sincerely in love with mixed-up mama's boy Norman Page.
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To Catch A Thief (1955) Script

Script by:David Dodge (Author), John Michael Hayes (Screenplay)
Directed by:Alfred Hitchcock
Year:1955

Plot:To prevent being accused of the crimes, an ex-burglar must catch a thief who’s been copying his style.
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The Man Who Knew Too Much Script

Script by:Charles Bennett (Author), John Michael Hayes (Screenplay)
Directed by:Alfred Hitchcock
Year:1956

Plot:A widescreen, Technicolor remake by Hitchcock of his 1934 film of the same title. A couple vacationing in Morocco with their young son accidentally stumble upon an assassination plot. When the child is kidnapped to ensure their silence, they have to take matters into their own hands to save him.
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Rear Window Script

Script by:Cornell Woolrich (Author), John Michael Hayes (Screenplay)
Directed by:Alfred Hitchcock
Year:1954

Plot:Professional photographer L.B. 'Jeff' Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out of the rear window observing the neighbors. When he begins to suspect that a man across the courtyard may have murdered his wife, Jeff enlists the help of his high society fashion-consultant girlfriend and his visiting nurse to investigate.
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