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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...


65. Frank Capra

FRANK CAPRA IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT, MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON It took an Italian immigrant, with his own rags to riches background to help define and refine American pop cinema. Some of his most notable...