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How to Tell if Your Prisoner is Too Smart for You

Dear Movie Villains:

Becoming an Evil Villain is largely a matter of trial and error. As far we know, there is no correspondence course to guide you in becoming a dastardly mastermind. 621 more words


The Intel: Christopher Lowery

The great thing about crime fiction is that it takes you into the nooks and crannies of history, throwing up strange truths about places in the world that you thought you knew all about. 993 more words


Genre Grandeur - The 39 Steps (1935) - Film Grimoire

For the next review for this month’s Genre Grandeur – British Thrillers, here’s a review from Anna of Film Grimoire of the British Thriller – The 39 Steps (1935) 785 more words

Genre Grandeur

Anna (Film Grimoire) reblogged this and commented:

With each month comes the selection of a great new genre for Movierob's Genre Grandeur blogathon - this time, the genre is British thrillers, a genre which is filled to the brim with many and varied excellent films. I chose Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps (1935), and so far there are lots of other great reviews to read as well!

The 39 Steps

Thanks to the Get Into London Theatre scheme, I was able to get a ticket to The 39 Steps at the Criterion Theatre for not very much at all. 210 more words


The 39 Steps (1935)

80th Anniversary
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll
U.K., 86 min

First Look: This week is focused on two Hitchcock classics that are celebrating round anniversaries in 2015. 655 more words

First Look

The 39 Steps

Sometimes I feel like a Hitchcock fraud. I love all of his films that I’ve seen, but there are some massive gaps in my knowledge. But at least I’ve now seen… 315 more words

Film Reviews

Robert Donat: Where Have I Heard That Name Before?

Handsome. English. Talented. Mysterious. Tormented?

Robert Donat was an actor best known for his starring roles in Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps (1935) and Goodbye, Mr. 1,413 more words

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