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Raymond Chandler Despised Alfred Hitchcock

Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

The always-fascinating blog Letters of Note has another gem up today -- a letter that deepens the battle of wits between two old greats, Raymond Chand...

Hitchcock's 'Birds': Crazed By Toxic Algae?

LiveScience | Posted 03.05.2012 | Science

By Wynne Parry (Click here for the original article.) Moviemaker Alfred Hitchcock appears to have drawn some inspiration for one of his classic...

Alfred Hitchcock's Great Mystery Finally Solved?

Posted 02.29.2012 | Entertainment

The mystery behind the avian outbreak that inspired one of Alfred Hitchcock's greatest films may have finally been solved. Hitchcock's 1963 film "T...

DVDs Worth Owning - and Giving - for Christmas

John Farr | Posted 05.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I just know many of you out there are scrambling to catch up on your holiday gift giving. This article's for you.

Sienna Miller To Star As Hitchcock's Female Obsession

Posted 12.07.2011 | Arts

Sienna Miller is set to star as '60s starlet Tippi Hedren in a new BBC film about Alfred Hitchcock's obsession with the actress called, "The Girl." ...

Inspiration Over Perspiration: The Best Almodovar by Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

A tale of a scientist who exacts a most unusual form of revenge on the young man that victimized his daughter, The Skin I Live In is gorgeously shot, paced, and acted.

16 Scariest Television Shows Of All Time

ew.com | Oct 30, 2011 | Posted 12.31.2011 | Entertainment

Halloween's here! Get in the mood with superior small-screen spine-tinglers, from the current ''Fringe'' to ''Tales from the Crypt'' to very old-schoo...

Angry Birds: Tarzan of the Apps

Tom Alderman | Posted 12.11.2011 | Technology
Tom Alderman

Created by Finland's small mobile game developer, Rovio Entertainment, Angry Birds is a digital phenomenon. It has been downloaded an estimated 50 million times by people of all ages.

WATCH: When Great Artists Collaborate

Posted 11.23.2011 | Arts

You know the saying: they go together like peanut butter and jelly... spaghetti and meatballs... Christian Louboutin and David Lynch. When two big bra...

WATCH: Happy Birthday, Alfred Hitchcock!

Posted 10.12.2011 | Arts

On August 13, we celebrate the memory of Alfred Hitchcock, who was born on this day in 1899. If he were as immortal as his films, this would make him ...

Long Lost Hitchcock Film Found

AP | By DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 10.03.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- Alfred Hitchcock is still surprising his fans. Film preservationists said Wednesday they've found the first half of the earliest known...

Lost Hitchcock Film Found!

Posted 10.03.2011 | Home

By DAVID GERMAIN, Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- Alfred Hitchcock is still surprising his fans. Film preservationists said Wednesday they've fo...

WATCH: "Hitch" Is A Recipe For Hitchcock Suspense Success

Posted 09.11.2011 | Home

Alfred Hitchcock films had a very defined formula. A little voyeurism, a fragile -- preferably blonde -- heroine, a MacGuffin or two, and a lot of sus...

The Greatest Hollywood Director You May Never Have Heard Of

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Which Hollywood director actually made the most great movies? In the Alsace area of Germany, future director William Wyler was born. Here is a sampling of his best movies covering three full decades.

WATCH: Glenn Beck Encounters 'Hostile Situation' In Bryant Park

Posted 08.28.2011 | Media

UPDATE: Scroll down for video from Beck's Wednesday night program where he recounts the story of the Bryant Park incident. Glenn Beck went to Bryan...

10 Classic Movies That Turn Up the Heat for Summer

John Farr | Posted 06.03.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

I googled "best summer-themed movies" but I think what I got was "any summer-themed movie."For those who want a little extra quality in their summer fare, here comes a varied but more rewarding list.

Movie Review: Cars 2 -- Four Flat Tires

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.21.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Cars 2 wins the award for the most unnecessary sequel of the year -- at least until someone makes another Jonah Hex movie. Yes, yes, I know - the 200...

John Wayne Was True Grit

John W. Whitehead | Posted 08.06.2011 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

Marion Michael Morrison set the standard for the tall (6'4"), strong, silent type. The lowly paid actor rose to stardom when he was cast as the Ringo Kid in John Ford's classic western. From there, he never looked back.

Monday Madness: Chatting with Rob Zombie, Danny Elfman, Devo's Gerald Casale and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.22.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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PHOTOS: Preview The 25th Annual 'Last Remaining Seats' Film Fest

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 06.21.2011 | Los Angeles

This summer marks the 25th anniversary of the Los Angeles Conservancy's Last Remaining Seats Film Festival, with seven revival screenings in Downtown'...

Great Books Don't Have To Be Bad Movies

The Guardian | Jonathan Coe | Posted 06.04.2011 | Books

In the course of their famous book-length interview, François Truffaut once asked Alfred Hitchcock about his approach to literary adaptation, and Hit...

Survivor 22: Rerun Island: Russell Blows It, Mansweater Sucks It, and Big Mouth Stamps It.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

We opened this week with a terrifying nightmare vision: Russell had cloned thousands of exact replicas of himself, and they were waking up, and flying off to attack!

The 2011 Academy Awards: It Gets a C-Plus at Best

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

You know the writers are in trouble when they have to rely upon Hathaway's mother and Franco's grandmother to help out in the audience. All in all the show was mediocre, but not a disaster.

Alfred Hitchcock Never Won an Oscar: Go Figure

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

"Everything's perverted in a different way, isn't it?"--Alfred Hitchcock Do you ever wonder why some of the greatest performers and directors of all ...

Anthony Hopkins To Play Alfred Hitchcock?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

This could be a Psycho-good casting call. Modern-day psycho-horror legend Anthony Hopkins is in negotiations to play the original master, Alfred Hi...