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

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 jumbo Alien figure modeled after the classic 1979 Kenner version This one also features articulation in[...]

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.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="757424,757425,757426,757427"]Everything[...]


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

Give me time...but for the record? It was really funny), but let's not blow off "The Big Picture" just because the thought of porn sites still makes some of you giggle.‘The Birds’: BBC Miniseries To Be More Du Maurier, Less HitchcockUntil this article, I had no idea just how little the Alfred Hitchcock movie had[...]

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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

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 spotlight and redefine it in a meaningful and exciting new way.  We also heard Rihanna was a fan of the show, and we were huge fans of hers, so it[...]

Hitchcock/Truffaut Comes 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 changed following the publication of the book.[youtube][/youtube]Hitchcock/Truffaut airs[...]

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

These often featured Vincent Price and saw the heroine uncovering the secrets buried in his home.The pair also discussed the influence of Alfred Hitchcock and Stanley Kubrick's version of The Shining Del Toro also admits to having experiences with both ghosts and UFOs "It's not about belief, I'm Mexican," he joked Of his ghost experience,[...]

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[...]

Hitchcock Remake The Birds Gets Dutch Director Diederik Van Rooijen

Universal's long, long-gestating remake of Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller The Birds just took a step forwardUniversal's long, long-gestating remake of Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller The Birds just took a step forwardUniversal's long, long-gestating remake of Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller The Birds just took a step forwardUniversal's long, long-gestating remake[...]

Three Classic Movies Get TV Spin-Offs – Heathers, Psycho And The Apartment

And, obviously, the title.So I wouldn't be surprised to see that change, distancing the show from the film and marking it out as something more like a knock-off.Much further into development is A&E's show Bates Motel, another prequel to Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho This one comes from Lost's Carlton Cuse and will star Vera Farmiga as[...]

Full Trailer For New Hitchcock And Tippi Hedren Drama, The Girl

The film will offer us a glimpse into director Alfred Hitchcock’s obsession with The Birds' leading lady Tippi Hedren during the making of that film.I have to say that Jones' Hitchcock make-up looks a lot better in action than the early pictures of him, where it looked like he had a horrible bee sting instead[...]

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

It could be a great eleven days for film across London, from the festival opener of Tim Burton's Frankenweenie to Mike Newell's Great Expectation as the festival closer.There are also other significant attractions, such as a 4K Restoration of David Lean's Lawrence of Arabia, the restoration of Alfred Hitchcock's The Manxman with live performance of[...]