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Hitchcock’s Jimmy Stewart and Audience Complicity, by Tyler Smith

Alfred Hitchcock was primarily a director of thrillers. His films contained intrigue, espionage, obsession, sexual desire, and, most of all, murder. Sometimes this murder was expected by the audience, other times welcomed. In some films, the murder would come out...


Home Video Hovel- The Lady Vanishes

One of Alfred Hitchcock’s last British films before making his way to the United States, The Lady Vanishes was a major hit and made the director’s transition to America much easier because of it. The film contains everything that would...


1. Alfred Hitchcock

ALFRED HITCHCOCK PSYCHO, VERTIGO, REAR WINDOW, NORTH BY NORTHWEST What would Alfred Hitchcock have done had he been born in a time before cinema? He seems to have been so naturally and breathtakingly skilled at telling a story through film,...