Smith has advised fellow actors to study the NORTH BY NORTHWEST star's movie performances, because he admires Grant's ability to attack women, yet still retain the audience's sympathy.
He says, "I studied Cary Grant. I loved how Cary Grant could be aggressive with women.
"So he grabs her face and knocks her down - which I'm sure had to be shocking in a film, for someone to be that aggressive with a woman but still love them."18/03/2005 03:14