HAPPY OCTOBER, BOYS AND GHOULS!!! I don’t know about you guys, but I can tell you that I am ready and rarin’ to kick off a month jam-packed with scary movies. 955 more words
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As an accompaniment to our recent review of Hitchcock it is worthwhile looking at the other Hitchcock biography of very recent times. Broadcast on the BBC on Boxing Day 2012, the girl is in a way a follow-up story to the Hitchcock film which takes you further down the rabbit hole into the myth that is The Master of Suspense. 627 more words
In the classic 1963 Alfred Hitchcock movie “The Birds,” a flock of winged creatures attack residents of a small town in California.
As documented by Hitchcock biographer Patrick McGilligan, the filmmaker hired an animator and photographic expert who had been affiliated with Walt Disney since the early 1920’s to assist with the creation of the memorable scene in which birds ominously amass in a downtown area before they attack a woman played by Tippi Hedren, who is in a phone booth. 455 more words