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Marnie is a 1961 novel by Winston Graham (no, I’ve never heard of him, either) which was adapted into a movie by Alfred Hitchcock (who does sound familiar) in 1964. 1,138 more words

Tragic Lack Of Leigh Brackett

Song Lyric Sunday - Hearts on Fire by Marnie

The cool thing about the theme this week is that it forced me to go out and find some music that was new to me.  I was honestly surprised I found some singers with the first name Helen, and I was even more surprised when I actually liked quite a bit of Marnie’s music. 344 more words

Song Lyrics

Me and Hitch by Evan Hunter

ME AND HITCH by Evan Hunter

1997 – Faber and Faber Ltd. – 91 pages

Evan Hunter was much better known by the pseudonym Ed McBain, which he used to pen dozens of novels, primarily crime fiction and police procedurals.  433 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

Tippi: A Memoir by Tippi Hedren

TIPPI:  A MEMOIR by Tippi Hedren

2016 – William Morrow – 288 pages

(While this book is not specifically about Alfred Hitchcock, he is a significant figure in it, so I decided to include it here.) 644 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

THE GIRL (2012): "Blondes make the best victims."

THE GIRL (2012) – BBC/HBO FILMS – ★★★1/2

Color – 91 minutes – 1.85:1 aspect ratio

Directed by Julian Jarrold

Featuring:  Toby Jones (Alfred Hitchcock),  626 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

MARNIE (1964): "Why don't you love me, mama?"

MARNIE – 1964 – Universal Pictures –  ★★★

Color – 130 minutes – 1.85:1 aspect ratio

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Principal cast:  Tippi Hedren (Margaret “Marnie” Edgar),  2,071 more words

Alfred Hitchcock

Coconut Cake

This is Deb Perelman’s recipe for a coconut cake, which, for fun, I frosted with coconut frosting I had dyed pink. Double whammy! Pink Cake and Coconut. 320 more words