(1960s-1970s) Short story collections: Edited a number of mystery short story collections.
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Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on his lifelong fear of eggs ("ovophobia")] I'm frightened of eggs, worse than frightened, they revolt me. That white round thing without any holes... have you ever seen anything more revolting than an egg yolk breaking and spilling its yellow liquid? Blood is jolly, red. But egg yolk is yellow, revolting. I've never tasted it.
Hitchcock desperately wanted to direct Norma Shearer
, Robert Taylor
, and Conrad Veidt
in one of the first World War II dramas, Escape
(1940). Hitchcock, a long-time admirer of Shearer's acting, had sought for years to find a suitable project for her. However, Hitchcock was shut out of the project when the novel Escape by Ethel Vance (pen name of Grace Zaring Stone) was purchased by ...
[Hair] Likes to insert shots of a woman's hairstyle, frequently in close-ups.
The Master of Suspense