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Hitchcock’s “Man from the South”

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There are lots of things to be happy about today. For instance, Open Culture unearthed Alfred Hitchcock’s adaptation of Roald Dahl’s dark short story “Man from the South” starring a young Steve McQueen who makes a wager for a convertible. Also starring a hatchet and several severed pinky fingers. Alfred Hitchcock Presents ran from 1955 […]

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Hitchcock Film Discovered

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The White Shadow, Alfred Hitchcock’s long lost film from the 1920’s, has been found (in part), buried in the New Zealand Film Archive. One of four reels of nitrate film prints were uncovered—the “missing link” in studying the cinematic trajectory of Hitchcock’s career. Though The Pleasure Garden marks his official directorial debut, Hitchcock’s work on […]

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