North By Northwest

Hitchcock’s Storyboards from 13 Classic Films

Hitchcock was known for his extensive storyboarding down to the finest detail of production. He was reported to have never even bothered looking through the viewfinder, since he didn’t need to do so. Looking at his storyboards versus the finial film it’s safe to say that is a vast overstatement.Read More

Is Hitchcock’s reputation deserved?

The following article appeared in The Spectator May 10th 1997. Is Hitchcock’s reputation deserved? No, says Michael Harrington. He was a light entertainer of great professional skill but no ‘genius’ Alfred Hitchcock’s reputation is a mystery worthy of the old showman himself. When his film Vertigo was re-released two weeks ago, it was greeted by Read MoreRead More