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Suspicion (1941) Mystery, Thriller, Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke


Suspicion (1941) Mystery, Thriller, Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke
Charming scoundrel Johnnie Aysgarth (Cary Grant) woos wealthy but plain Lina McLaidlaw (Joan Fontaine), who runs away with him despite the warnings of her disapproving father (Cedric Hardwicke). 72 more words


Poem #8 - One About a Ghost


One of my favorite sources of poetic inspiration is dreams. They offer an endless variety of unfettered thoughts with hoards of images and surprises. Today’s poem is inspired by someone else’s dream. 155 more words

Rebecca (1940)

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Written by Robert E. Sherwood Joan Harrison and based on the novel by Daphne du Maurier
(number 326)

I had wondered if I’d watched this movie previously. 492 more words


Rebecca (1940)

Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. Starring Joan Fontaine, Laurence Olivier, Judith Anderson

Rebecca must be one of the great depictions of anxiety ever to appear on the big screen. 1,275 more words


The Witches (1966, dir. Cyril Frankel)

A newcomer to an English village finds she’s in the middle of a coven on a recruitment drive. Straightforward Hammer black magic thriller which makes something of the contrast between the twee rural locale and the over-the-top rituals.

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Letter From an Unknown Woman (1948)

A pianist receives a mysterious letter from a woman who played a key role in his past. 303 more words