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[...]
This week's discussion is on the 1972 thriller Frenzy directed by Alfred Hitchcock The film, about a serial killer at large in London and an unlikable jerk framed for the murders, is daring, clever and sometimes very hard to watch Trigger warning for those who are sensitive about violence against female victims.Then we wrap it[...]
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 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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JuhPG-YA40[/youtube]Hitchcock/Truffaut airs[...]
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,[...]
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[...]
Alfred Hitchcock was once called out for saying “actors are cattle.” He was quick to make a correction and said, “I never said all actors are cattle; what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle.” There will be times when you feel that way There will be times you love them and[...]
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[...]
There were a number of issues that plagued the first release of The Alfred Hitchcock Masterpiece Collection - slight image issues and errors in credits - but most of these have since been remedied They did put me off picking up the set originally and since most of them have been fixed I've just been[...]
Murder by pencil.
Talking about the real Hitch to promote the fake one.
Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation of Rebecca, the Daphne Du Maurier novel about a naive young woman who marries a wealthy widower and finds herself haunted by the spectre of his first wife's death, is often considered to be one of the best films in his oeuvre, and is a perfect example of his talent for the[...]
Looks like they're going for a Hitchock vibe.
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]