- Van Meer's speech to his captors, despite being under heavy torture. German actor Albert Bassermann learned his lines phonetically, as he spoke no English.
- Ffolliot's escape from the hotel.
- The plane crash, a spectacular set piece especially for the time, and with Hitchcock upping the suspense by not putting in any exterior shots, making the audience feel stuck in the plane along with the characters.
Awesome / Foreign Correspondent