(November 14 to November 15, 1997) He directed Thornton Wilder's story, "Shadow of a Doubt," in a presentation for the 13th Annual Brown-Forman Classics in Context Festival at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky.
26 Biographical Movies |
83 Print Biographies |
10 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
71 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
17 Magazine Cover Photos |
Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
If you've designed a picture correctly, the Japanese audience should scream at the same time as the Indian audience.
As with W.C. Fields
and Arthur Godfrey
before him, he was legendary for gently tweaking his sponsors during the run of his television show. One typical example runs, "We now interrupt our story for an important announcement. I needn't tell you to whom it will be most important of all.".
His "MacGuffins" were objects or devices which drove the plot and were of great interest to the film's characters, but which to the audience were otherwise inconsequential and could be forgotten once they had served their purpose. The most notable examples include bottled uranium in Notorious
(1946), the wedding ring in Rear Window
(1954), the microfilm in North by Northwest
(1959) and the ...
The Master of Suspense