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HITCHCOCK'S REBECCA

REBECCA directed by Alfred Hitchcock (USA, 1940)

This was Hitchcock’s first American film but he was savvy enough to realise that the level of haughty condescension and understated cruelty of the key characters are best expressed by English actors Laurence Olivier as Maxim de Winter and George Sanders as his slimy rival, Jack Favell. 299 more words

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MOVIE REVIEW | Rebecca (1940)


Alfred Hitchcock had directed more than twenty films in his native England before making the move to Hollywood to make Rebecca.  The change of continent had no effect on the oh so Britishness of his first Tinsel Town endeavour.  539 more words

Rebecca

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier, recommended to me by MMADfan at http://mmadfan.com/

Summary (from Goodreads):

With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. 481 more words

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Vlaams Belang's wants amnesty for holocaust deniers

Vlaams Belang advocates for “full and unconditional amnesty for people convicted for collaboration with Nazi Germany after World War II” and the “revocation of anti-racism, anti-Negationism and anti-discrimination legislation on the grounds of free speech.” 142 more words