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Francis Levy | Posted 05.11.2014 | Arts
Francis Levy

Should artists be called on to solve murders? In the classic romantic conception, the artist is an outsider, a wounded soul whose recompense is the p...

Stand Publicly Naked in San Francisco, but Have an ID

Mara Menachem | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Mara Menachem

As you know from my last piece, "Chugging the California 'Cool' Aid", I've recently re-located to the Bay Area from Miami. Miami is unique and drippi...

Dial B for Birthday

Jack Meyer | Posted 10.13.2013 | Entertainment
Jack Meyer

August 13 marks the birthday of virtuoso director, Sir Alfred Hitchcock. To honor Mr. Hitchcock, the man who inspired my adoration of film, I would like to recount my peculiar relationship with the Master of Suspense.

My Strange Homage to Hitchcock

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 04.07.2013 | New York
SidneyAnne Stone

Thanks to a particularly harsh flu season this year and a new window seat I purchased for my NYC apartment, I've been spending a lot of time snuggled ...

On Her Birthday, A Meditation on the Work and Life of Grace Kelly

John Farr | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Her ascendancy from Grace Kelly to Her Serene Highness, Princess Grace Of Monaco was the stuff of storybooks (and a newspaper editor's dream) in 1956, yet without the "happily ever after" part.

'Rear Window' On Broadway?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 12.24.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK — A producing team has won the theatrical stage rights to "Rear Window," the noir tale that Alfred Hitchcock made into a classic film. ...

For His Birthday, Let's Settle This: What Was Alfred Hitchcock's Greatest Film?

John Farr | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Vertigo is unmissable. It is certainly Hitchcock's most ambitious movie. If not a masterpiece, it's most certainly a near-masterpiece. But is it indeed the Master's very best film?

"Rear Window" Timelapse Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 04.04.2012 | Arts

The only thing creepier than a neighborhood voyeur is a voyeur with Photoshop. Jeff Desom has created an intensely cool single timelapse video from Al...

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...

10 Things You Didn't Know About The Oscars

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Maggie Van Ostrand

Theater owners were banned from selling snacks during the run of Ben Hur, 1959 Best Picture. The movie was deemed to be too much of an artistic event to be denigrated by popcorn and candy.