Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut (Windows)

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In Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut the player takes the role of the psychic private investigator Joseph Shamley, who is hired by a silent woman to solve the mystery of her uncle's mansion: This rich man is obsessed by Alfred Hitchcock's movies and is in the process of shooting his own picture. But now the whole film crew disappeared...

Being a detective game, the main goal is to find clues to puzzle together the solution of this mystery, but there are also classic combination puzzles, e.g. to open a locked door. Additionally, there are timed puzzles and platforming sequences, but those elements are in the minority. Conversations are sparse, and the majority of the game is spent in the deserted movie sets.

The movement in the game and performing all the actions and/or dialogues are keyboard-oriented. The mouse is used for the rest of the game, e.g. searching for clues in close up views after activating a hot spot or using the organizer. Through this organizer the player reaches his inventory, a diary, a map for quick traveling to the outside portions of the mansion, and the main menu. During Shamley's visions the game uses footage from Hitchcock movies.


Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut Windows For checking on some things, no click is necessary, just scroll over the wanted object/area.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut Windows An interesting office
Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut Windows Searching for some evidence... or a hint.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut Windows Also, when you'll examine something, and the game will zoom what you examine, the mouse will self-activate at scene.

Alternate Titles

  • "Хичкок: Последний дубль" -- Russian spelling
  • "Hitchcock: The Final Cut" -- common term
  • "Hitchcock: Ostatnie Cięcie" -- Polish title
  • "Alfred Hitchcock: A última cena" -- Portuguese title

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Only one with the name Alfred in this game is some drunken bird. MAT (102247) 1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

Game Captain Dec 17, 2001 77 out of 100 77 Dec 13, 2001 14 out of 20 70
Gamezone (Germany) Nov 14, 2001 6.5 out of 10 65
ActionTrip Jan 04, 2002 65 out of 100 65 Nov 20, 2001 65 out of 100 65
GameSpot Apr 11, 2002 5.8 out of 10 58
GameStar (Germany) Dec 05, 2001 52 out of 100 52
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Apr 23, 2002 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Stratos Group Jul 09, 2002 2.3 out of 5 46
Adventure Gamers Jul 07, 2004 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30


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  • Hints for The Final Cut (These hints give you nudges and clues before the final solutions are provided - so the game is not spoiled for you.)
MAT (102247) added Alfred Hitchcock Presents The Final Cut (Windows) on Dec 22, 2001