August 5 marks the anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death in 1962. Few Hollywood stars have created such a powerful legacy based on such a small, brief output: starring roles in 11 films, released…
"In many of the films now being made, there is very little cinema: they are mostly what I call 'photographs of people talking,'" Alfred Hitchcock told his awestruck French interlocutor…
The earliest surviving footage of broadcast television in America is a fragment of "The Streets of New York," an adaptation of playwright Dion Boucicault's 19th-century drama, aired by the…
Clearly a work of passion and scholarship, docu "Night Will Fall" is both time capsule and teaching tool.
"You’re only as good as your last picture" is an adage familiar to Hollywood, but it didn't necessarily apply when Stanley Kubrick's "Eyes Wide Shut" premiered on July 16, 1999. Arriving four months…
Flashlight Films and BermanBraun are heading to the court room, developing a feature film version of Francis Didelot’s thriller novel “The Seventh Juror.” The deal comes half a century after Alfred…
PARIS — Alfred Hitchcock's restored masterpiece “Vertigo” will unspool at the Cannes Film Festival in the presence of the 1958’s pic’s star, Kim Novak, who is the fest’s guest of honor. Novak will…
A U.S. tour of Alfred Hitchcock's nine earliest surviving works, all silent pics newly restored by the British Film Institute, will roll out this summer.
More than three decades after his death, Alfred Hitchcock is having quite a year.
"Hitchcock" is a diverting but dramatically insipid account of how the Master of Suspense took his biggest gamble and delivered his greatest success with "Psycho."
Scarlett Johansson is set to play ''Psycho'' star Janet Leigh in Sacha Gervasi's ''Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho.''