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Super7's New ReAction Alfred Hitchcock and Bronze Alien Up For Order

Super7 has two new products up for order right now, both variants of figures already released. First, a bloody version of their ReAction figure of director Alfred Hitchcock. Like all ReAction figures, he has five points of articulation and comes on a vintage style cardback. The other variant available is a bronze edition of their […]


Mondo Has a Bunch of Awesome Hitchcock Posters for Sale Today

Mondo's big poster release for the week is a series of Alfred Hitchcock posters by artists Adam Simpson and Stephan Schmitz. Four posters will be available in total, and boy are they spiffy. Psycho, Rear Window, and two different versions of Vertigo will be available to purchase on the Mondo website at some point today. […]

Alfred Hitchcock and Nosferatu Join The ReAction Line

Alfred Hitchcock and Nosferatu are the latest icons to join the ReAction figure line from Super7. Modeled after the Kenner toys of old, these figures feature five points of articulation, limited accessories, and vintage-style cardbacks. They are part of the ReAction Halloween Series. They are available right now in the Super7 store. Everything about these […]

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The Weekly Static 08/25/17: A Look Back At Our Week In TV Land

Welcome to The Weekly Static, a desperate attempt at comedy (fingers, toes and every other available and cross-able body part crossed) thinly disguised as look-back at the week that was in the land of television. The goal of The Weekly Static? Why, that's a simple three-point answer: ●  to offer a blunt, honest perspective on a handful […]

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'The Birds': BBC Miniseries To Be More Du Maurier, Less Hitchcock

Better start playing nice with our feathered friends now — the BBC announced that it has given the greenlight for a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds for television. The miniseries is set to be produced by David Heyman's (the Harry Potter franchise) Heyday Television, based on a script from Irish playwright and writer Conor McPherson […]

Singer Rihanna Check's Into The Bates Motel In Iconic Role

Announced at SDCC, singer Rihanna is joining the A&E series Bates Motel in the iconic role of Marion Crane, famously played by Janet Leigh in the film Psycho. This will be the fifth and final season of the contemporary prequel to the classic Alfred Hitchcock film. "We wanted to thrust the iconic role into a contemporary […]

Hitchcock/Truffaut Comes To HBO In August

The documentary Hitchcock/Truffaut is coming to HBO in August. The film takes a new look at the interviews François Truffaut conducted with legendary director Alfred Hitchcock and the book Truffaut published from that material. Both by utilizing Truffaut's audio recordings from those sessions and interviews from modern directors, it illustrates the way the view of Hitchcock […]

Guillermo Del Toro And Christopher Nolan Discuss Ghosts, UFOs And Crimson Peak

In a thirty-minute video from a Director's Guild of America talk over the weekend (spotted by The Playlist), Crimson Peak director Guillermo del Toro talks about the film with fellow filmmaker Christopher Nolan. Though the film is more of a Gothic Romance than a traditional horror film, del Toro noted both genres "drink from the same source." The […]

Hitchcock/Truffaut Trailer Illustrates Conversations Between Masters Of The Form

If you've ever taken a film studies class, you've likely encountered Hitchcock/Truffaut, the interview book in which French New Wave director and critic François Truffaut interviewed suspense master Alfred Hitchcock about his entire body of work. It's an invaluable tome revealing the tricks and grammar pioneered by Hitchcock. I still have my copy from a […]










London Film Festival Launch: Tim Burton, The Absentee Master And Pastries

Patrick Dane writes for Bleeding Cool. While Brendon was in a screening and Hannah was standing around in a field,* I had the pleasure of waking up early and scooting myself over to the BFI's press release event for the BFI's 56th London Film Festival. While the buzz word around twitter going into the screening […]