Tags » The 39 Steps

One Step for Man, 39 Steps for Comedy

Kingsport’s State Theatre Company opens its second production this weekend with The 39 Steps, a play adapted from the 1915 novel by John Buchan and Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 film. 140 more words

Hitchcock hilarity

The 39 Steps

Brisbane Arts Theatre

February 25 – April 1

From its initial soundtrack strains of the 1932 British song ‘Hush, Hush, Hush (Here Comes the Boogeyman)’, it is clear that “The 39 Steps” is of no particular time and place sensibility. 427 more words

Brisbane

The Ace of Spades: ‘Lemmy’ Tell You Something…

In this 1935 ‘quota quickie’ from Twickenham Films, politician Nick Trent’s campaign is threatened when the local landowner he was arguing with is found dead. The only people who can clear his name are his rival’s wife and her lover, Nick’s brother, who hit and killed the man with his car. 72 more words

Crime

The Man Who Knew Too Much (UK, 1934)

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock. My lifelong pursuit to work through the Hitchcock filmography is more of a haphazard hobby, when I see a movie here or there, I try to make a point of seeing it, for its own sake. 373 more words

Episode 57 - TLH Tours Some Houses of Wax

This week we take a look at a couple of films that have two things in common. One, they both have the same title and two, they both feature “legendary” stars. 100 more words

Podcast Episodes

The 39 Steps

the 39 steps
1935
dir. alfred hitchcock
🇬🇧

Hitchcock’s 1935 spy-thriller is a significant improvement over his previous Man Who Knew Too Much in almost every element the former struggled with. 147 more words

"39 Steps" re-opens the Ghent Playhouse for its 42nd season

The 42nd Season of the Ghent Playhouse begins with The 39 Steps. Adapted for the stage by Patrick Barlow, this fast paced melodrama is based on the novel by John Buchan and the 1935 movie by Alfred Hitchcock. 306 more words

Theatre