dark        

 
 

#Alfred Hitchcock

FRONT PAGE


 photo

Spoiler Alert: What role do spoilers play?

Spoilers have taken on a strange new weight to them in our world with access to so much information. It has become easier than ever for people to share information and for some of us to accidentally be exposed to spoilers. No one wants some...

 
 
 
 photo

The Birds is the dumbest horror movie concept ever

Picture this: [INT. 1962, Universal lot, Burbank, CA. Board meeting. Overworked studio execs fumbling paper, looking nervous.] EXEC 1: We’re all dry. We’ve got a big gap next spring, no way of filling it, what the heck are we go...

 
 
 photo

Watch a clip of Del Toro discussing Alfred Hitchcock

It's a beautiful thing to see a great director discuss one of the greatest directors in all of filmdom, and to do so as eloquently as Guillermo Del Toro always manages to be. This is a clip from the DVD/Blu-ray extra of Criteron's release ...

 
 
 photo

Review: Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock is easily one of the greatest directors of all time and you would be hard pressed to find a person who didn't at least recognize the name. However, he's more of an idea than a man at this point. When you hear Hitchcock's na...

 
 
 photo

Watch Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock in this new clip

In this very brief clip we get a look at Anthony Hopkins' portrayal of Alfred Hitchcock during the filming of one of the most famous scenes in cinema history.  The clip is a piece of viral marketing for Fox Searchlight ...

 
 
 photo

New Hitchcock poster, release date pushed up to 2012

As if the fall film schedule wasn't already packed to the gills, it looks like we have one more fantastic movie to anticipate. Damn you, awards season! Previously slated for 2013, Hitchcock has been pushed up to November...

 
 
 photo

Flix for Short: Every Hitchcock Cameo Ever

If Alfred Hitchcock were alive today, he'd be celebrating his jolly old 113th birthday. Willard Scott would wish him well on the television, he'd be asked to comment on Anthony Hopkins in Hitch garb, and he'd be treated to fawning tributes...

 
 
 photo

The Dark Knight meets Hitchcock in video mashup

Who doesn't love the opening bank robbery scene in The Dark Knight? It's really an amazingly crafted sequence, and hey, it's Batman. I also love it when people overlay different music on movies and it just seems so...right. YouTube user Pl...

 
 
 photo

Hitchcock movies reimagined as 8-bit games

The newest addition to the "I'd buy that for a dollar" pile are these mock Nintendo Entertainment System cartridges for classic Alfred Hitchcock movies. 8-bit artist Joebot created box art for Hitchcock's The Birds, North by Northwest, and ...

 
 
 photo

All of Rear Window in a single shot

Now that was just plain cool. Jeff Deason, who I now proclaim to be amazingly awesome, stitched together every rear window shot from Hitchcock's Rear Window and was able to make a time lapse short of the entire film's events playing out in...

 
 
 photo

30 minutes of lost Hitchcock movie discovered

The White Shadow, a silent "atmospheric melodrama starring Betty Compson in a dual role as twin sisters, one angelic and the other being ‘without a soul.’" is one of Alfred Hitchcock's earliest contributions to cinema, as h...

 
 
 photo

Tron, The Birds, and Wizard of Oz minimal movie posters

These really pretty minimalist posters were created by illustration artist Crystal White, who also happens to write for Flixist's sister site for all-things-Japanese: Japanator. Crystal is graduating with a BFA in Illustration from Syracuse...

 
 
 photo

Alfred Hitchcock by way of Anthony Hopkins?

Don't call this a confirmation, but Anthony Hopkins is currently in talks to play the Master of Suspense, if Collider's sources are to be believed. Ivan Reitman's Montecito Pictures is working on an adaptation of the book Alfred Hitchcock a...

 
 




Got news?  [email protected]

                 

Reviews   filter by...

Koko-di Koko-da"Groundhog Day for grieving parents"

 

Rambo: Last Blood"Rambome Alone"

 

Loro"Sympathy for the Devil"

 

Hustlers"Hustle 'n bustle"

 

The Goldfinch"The real deal or fool's gold?"

 

Promare"BURN TO THE GROUND"

 

One Cut of the Dead"Heart-felt brain munching"

 

IT Chapter Two"But are there vomiting turtles?"

 

Satanic Panic"Always tip your drivers"

 

The Peanut Butter Falcon"Who doesn't like Mark Twain?"

 

Artik"The evils of murder and whiskey"

 

Clownado"Cyclownin' around"

 

Ready or Not"Let's play a game"

 

Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus"PHASE TWOOOOOOOOOOOOO"

 

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary"The man, the meth, the legerdemain"

 

Where'd You Go, Bernadette"Eh, she'll come back eventually"

 

Good Boys"Kissing party"

 

Driven"John DeLorean's shattered dream "

 

Long Gone By"Moral conundrum with ice cream "

 

Millennium Actress"A classic revived"

 

The Art of Racing in the Rain"No paws, all wheels"

 

The Kitchen"Half-cooked"

 

Dora and the Lost City of Gold"Can you say "mediocre?""