What do Alfred Hitchcock, Edith Head, Peggy Moffitt and William Claxton have in common? They’re all featured in Loris Lora’s glorious, and unexpected, “Eventually Everything Connects” (Lowbrow: unpaged $40), a celebration of mid-20th century California modernism...
The two companies, which developed and premiered Muhly’s recent Two Boys, will work with the composer on an adaptation of Marnie, Winston Graham’s 1961 novel (made into a film by Alfred Hitchcock) about a woman blackmailed into marrying one of her bosses after she gets caught embezzling.
Hvae fun discovering woks by Billy Wilder, Alfred Hitchcock, and the Coen Brothers.
From the Motion Picture Editors Guild, a list of the 75 best-edited movies of all time. As for directors, Alfred Hitchcock is the most often cited, making the list 5 times (although not placing in the top 10), and spanning 3 decades....Show More Summary
It’s been a while since I last reported on the indie horror game White Night, with its unique blending of old-school horror inspirations, like Alone in the Dark and the works of Alfred Hitchcock. Its high-contrast, black and white art style is undeniably striking, and goes far in making the game look and feel like […]
Alfred Hitchcock is undoubtedly known for his thrillers, The Birds and Psycho and Rear Window and Rope and on and on, but one can’t expect a… Read More
EXCLUSIVE: In April 1945, the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force ordered that footage shot by combat and newsreel cameramen during the liberation of Occupied Europe be aggregated into a documentary film that would be shown...Show More Summary
When Auschwitz and other camps were liberated, the British army sent along a film unit. With the help of supervising director Alfred Hitchcock, the shocking footage was meant for a documentary called German Concentration Camps Factual Survey. Show More Summary
Alfred Hitchcock once said “It is very difficult, very painful, and it takes a very, very long time to kill a man.” According to the trailer for Blood Simple, anyway. Regardless, it’s an appropriate quote to have in mind going into Dan Berk and Robert Olsen’s feature debut Body. Set on Christmas Eve, this compact […]
A rotary telephone in comically massive close-up: This is the first object we see in “Dial M for Murder,” Alfred Hitchcock’s sole foray into 3-D stereoscopic image-making. In its general release the movie went out “flat” in all but a few engagements. By May 1954,...
When it comes to modern day horror, pretty much every filmmaker owes at least some amount of honor and respect to Alfred Hitchcock, “The Master Of Suspense”. This was the man who created some of the most recognized films in the thriller and horror genres. Just like how Jaws created a generation that was terrified […]
Either A&E is doing whatever they can to get fans of Psych to tune into the Season 3 premiere of “Bates Motel,” or they’re literally about to take the series into the realm of Alfred Hitchcock’s classic. In the new promo, we see Norman and Norma Bates, seemingly intertwined, while Norman goes a little crazy. […]
Daphne du Maurier and Alfred Hitchcock take gothic romance seriously, and so should we all.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris announces bid for U.S. Senate in 2016. Elizabeth Warren will not be running for President in 2016. Ben Affleck and David Fincher to team up once more for a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's Strangers on...
"Gone Girl" director David Fincher, star Ben Affleck and screenwriter Gillian Flynn will get reacquainted for "Strangers," a Warner Bros. remake of the Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Strangers on a Train," the Los Angeles Times has confirmed.
YouTube Link This video uses clips of every feature film of revered director Alfred Hitchcock to explore recurring visual elements. The amalgam of stairs, heights, falls, eyes, sleeping and dreaming blended with skillful editing is mesmerizing and recommended to all fans of Hitchcock. -Via Laughing Squid
Before I begin to defend the notion that Ben Affleck and David Fincher are remaking Alfred Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train, I’m going to have to ask you to get past the whole now-it's-on-a-plane thing. When Deadline announced the project earlier today, it incorrectly stated that the remake would be... More »
If you?re going to remake a Hitchcock film, it?s hard to argue against a trio like this one. GONE GIRL?s Ben Affleck, David Fincher and Gillian Flynn will re-team for the Warner Bros. remake of Alfred Hitchcock?s classic thriller STRANGERS ON A TRAIN, except they?re dropping the whole train part and three-forths of the title is going along with it. Show More Summary
Here's something to be temporarily excited about. Deadline reports that Ben Affleck and David Fincher are teaming up to remake Alfred Hitchcock's 1951 thriller, Strangers on a Train. They're tentatively talking to Gone Girl writer Gillian Flynn (!) and have already updated the premise. Instead of trains (apparently, no one takes trains anymore), these strangers... More »
The team behind Gone Girl is going to give a modern twist to an old classic. Director David Fincher and star Ben Affleck are set to remake Alfred Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Train. However, this version will be updated and simply called Strangers. Gone Girl author / screenwriter Gillian Flynn is in talks to write the script. Show More Summary