Charade Film Summary & Analysis

Stanley Donen
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Characters

Peter Joshua played by Cary Grant

Description

Peter Joshua is only one of several names given by Cary Grant's character throughout the course of the film. When Peter and Reggie first meet, the entire thing is a coincidence at a hotel in the mountains. Later, he finds her after he supposedly reads in the paper that her husband has died. While there are many other men after her for her husband's money, Reggie tries to figure out Peter's real motives.

Peter begins by being an innocent bystander. Later, he becomes Carson Dyle's brother who is trying to work both sides to protect Reggie and get the money. He eventually says that his name is Adam and that he is a thief. Through it all, the only part of his story that remains constant is that he is always divorced. Finally, he becomes Bryan Crookshank, an investigator for the...

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