Film Directors -- Alfred Hitchcock

Rear Window directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring James Stewart (L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies), Grace Kelly (Lisa Fremont), Wendell Corey (Det. Doyle), Raymond Burr (Lars Thorwald), and Thelma Ritter (Stella) and it was released in 1954. ...more

Celebrating Alfred Hitchcock Day With Our Favorite Hitchcock Movies

Every year, March 12 is National Alfred Hitchcock Day. I'm not sure exactly why, but I really don't care, as any opportunity to celebrate Hitch is appreciated. My movie-buff parents introduced me to the master at a young age, via his movies on television. I'm not sure which one I saw first exactly, but suspect it was Shadow of A Doubt, with Joseph Cotton as Uncle Charlie. Still one of my favorites, and probably why I prefer the black and white, atmospheric Hitchcock films to big screen confections like To Catch A Thief....more
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Fear of Flying

One movie that has traumatized me for life was The Birds.  I am pretty sure I watched the movie at least one hundred years ago but I still remember covering the top of my head with one hand while covering my eyes with the other while those hideous birds attacked everyone....more