Category: alfred hitchcock


Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho (1960)


rebecca (1940) // dir. alfred hitchcock

Foreign Correspondent (1940, Alfred Hitchcock, USA)


You’re very clever with words. You can probably make them do anything for you. Sell people things they don’t need. Make women who don’t know you fall in love with you.

NORTH BY NORTHWEST dir. Alfred Hitchcock




North by Northwest (1959) dir. Alfred Hitchcock


Rebecca premiered in Miami, FL on 21 March 1940. Producer David O. Selznick, Joan Fontaine, and director Alfred Hitchcock attended the screening.

Based on Daphne du Maurier’s 1938 novel of the same name, the film was a commercial and critical success and was nominated for 11 Academy Awards, including Best Director, Best Actor (Laurence Olivier), Best Actress (Joan Fontaine), Best Supporting Actress (Judith Anderson), Best Adapted Screenplay (Joan Harrison and Robert Sherwood), Best Editing (Hal Kern), Best Score (Franz Waxman), Best Art Direction (Lyle Wheeler), Best Special Effects (Jack Cosgrove and Arthur Jones).

Rebecca received 2 Oscars: Best Picture (Hitchcock’s only award for Best Picture) and Best Cinematography (George Barnes).


NORTH BY NORTHWEST dir. Alfred Hitchcock


The Lady Vanishes | Alfred Hitchcock | 1938

Michael Redgrave, Margaret Lockwood


Robert Donat, March 18, 1905 – June 9, 1958.

On the set of The 39 Steps (1935).