Lent his name to "Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine", a popular anthology that continued to publish after his death.
26 Biographical Movies |
76 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
60 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
15 Magazine Cover Photos |
Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on how to properly build suspense] Four people are sitting around a table talking about baseball or whatever you like. Five minutes of it. Very dull. Suddenly, a bomb goes off. Blows the people to smithereens. What does the audience have? Ten seconds of shock. Now take the same scene and tell the audience there is a bomb under that table and will go off in five minutes. The whole emotion of the ...
He had a hard time devising one of his signature walk-ons for Lifeboat
(1944), a film about a small group of people trying to survive on a small boat. What he eventually came up with was to have his picture in a newspaper advertisement for weight loss that floated among some debris around the boat. He had happened to have lost a considerable amount of weight from dieting around that time, so he ...
[Hair] Likes to insert shots of a woman's hairstyle, frequently in close-ups.
The Master of Suspense