The Landlady is an episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents. It was based on a story by Roald Dahl.


Billy Weaver has just relocated to a small English village to take up a new appointment. Strangers arouse suspicion in the village at the best of times but all the more so now due to a rash of burglaries. Billy however sees an advert in a window for a room to let and finds that his prospective landlady to be quite pleasant, offering a nice room at a very reasonable price. He is perplexed however when she later mentions that two other gentlemen are also staying in the house. He has never seen nor heard of them before, so just who are these two men?


Memorable QuotesEdit

Landlady: I stuff all my little pets when they pass away.

Film ConnectionsEdit

Patricia Collinge also appeared in Shadow of a Doubt.