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Daphne du Maurier's letters to Oriel Malet

As regular readers of this blog will know, I have been following the Month of Letters February challenge for the past few years, I think since its first year. 1,381 more words


A Look At Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds" Review

Along with Psycho and Torn Curtain, Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds is one of his most iconic and well-reviewed films of the early 1960’s.  This film stars Tippi Hedren, as Melanie Daniels and Rod Taylor as Mitch Brenner. 518 more words

Spotlight: Lammergeier

Of all the 10,000 species on earth, the Lammergeier (Bearded Vulture) is truly a interesting bird. A member of the family Accipitridae, the one thing that really makes it stand out is it’s appetite….for bones. 143 more words

How now, brown cow?

(Yes, I do realize that the cows below are black and white.)

I took a ride through a few country vales this past weekend with an old friend.  57 more words

Blogging is for The Birds

My bad blogging but good movie-watching week continues with a fast Non-Sequitur Thursday post.  I am into Alfred Hitchcock today.  I offered Steven a choice of… 212 more words


Ep 52. THE HITCH-HIKE: The Women

Blondes, brunettes, and mothers are the focus today and Alex and Jonathan look at the various portrayals of women in the Alfred Hitchcock films Spellbound… 122 more words


Top Ten Classics To Collect

1. “The Wizard of Oz” (1939)

Photo Credit: Oz Wiki

My personal favorite is a classic from 1939 that features scenes in black and white and Technicolor. 521 more words