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7 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

Photograph of San Francisco Street in 1957 Shot At Virtually the Same ...

User rsyung posted a photo to image archive Shorpy of a San Francisco street shot by his father in 1957, when another user noted that legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock also included a shot of the same street about 54 minutes into his 1958 masterpiece, Vertigo .


Related Topix: Hitchcock, Drama Movies, Vertigo, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Vocal

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

RED, Levine, PB Bell among bidders for 'Psycho' building

The City of Phoenix has released the names of the seven bidders to redevelop the historic and vacant building at Central Avenue and Jefferson Street.


Related Topix: Psycho, Horror Movies, Thriller, Phoenix, AZ, Vocal

13 hrs ago | This is Local London

Correction: Hitchcock's Blackmail to be shown at Walthamstow Assembly Hall

Correction: Blackmail is showing at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Walthamstow and not Orford House Social Club, which was incorrectly printed in our newspaper.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Blackmail, Thriller, Vocal

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Patricia Highsmith

The decadelong revival of classic crime novelist Patricia Highsmith continues apace, with a film of The Two Faces of January starring Viggo Mortensen and Kirsten Dunst opening stateside this fall, Todd Haynes' screen adaptation of Carol under way, and a reissue of her complete oeuvre in digital and print by Virago Modern Classics.


Related Topix: Patricia Highsmith, Vocal, Hitchcock, Strangers on a Train, Film Noir, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Premature Reviews of 10 Apparently Great Movies I Have Never Seen

I have seen a lot of movies. Like, way too many... and then again, I haven't seen many, many films that everyone must consider to be the sort of epics you can't die without sacrificing and hour or two for.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Rear Window, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, The Birds, Vertigo, Vocal, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Normandy-Beach, NJ

Tue Jul 22, 2014


The Cleveland Orchestra announces three-concert "At the Movies"

Back by popular demand, the Cleveland Orchestra announces "At the Movies" with three concerts scheduled for the 2014-2014 season.


Related Topix: The Cleveland Orchestra, Classical, Arts, Opera, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Vertigo, Vocal, Ohio

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Phoenix receives seven bids to redevelop 'Psycho' building downtown

The city of Phoenix has received seven proposals for the redevelopment of the Barrister Place Building and adjacent land parcels in downtown Phoenix.


Related Topix: Psycho, Horror Movies, Phoenix, AZ, Thriller, Vocal


End of their Rope: Off the Wall's stylish thriller

Summer days are for cool drinks and sandy frolics; on summer nights, though, we like a good scary story.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Rope, Hitchcock, Vocal, Criminal Defense Law, Law


Stage Fright

At first glance, I thought the new horror/slasher film "Stage Fright" was a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's movie of the same name.


Related Topix: Stage Fright, Thriller, Drama Movies, Vocal

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Canyon News

What If Nature Turned On Us?

I had the pleasure of seeing an eye-popping movie this weekend, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, The Birds, Thriller, Vocal

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Off the Wall Theatre tightens the noose in 'Rope'

In his program notes for the production of "Rope" that opened Thursday night at Off the Wall Theatre, director Dale Gutzman describes Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation of Patrick Hamilton's play as "simplistic and childish."


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Rope, Vocal, Entertainment

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Norwalk Reflector

Take as many steps as necessary to see - The 39 Steps' in Huron

Four actors are putting on a master class in comic timing and multi-tasking in the Huron Playhouse's hugely entertaining production of "The 39 Steps," the company's next to last show this season, set in 1935 England and Scotland.


Related Topix: The 39 Steps, Drama Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Huron, OH, Hitchcock, Vocal

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

M. Stevens-David Review: 'Let Me Tell You a Story' Charles Keith Hardman

Let Me Tell You a Story is a collection of short stories that takes the reader on a different kind of journey than is offered through today's mainstream media.


Related Topix: Vocal

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Star Press

John Carlson: Where have all our hummingbirds gone?

Back at our house, we've been suffering from hummingbird envy. Well, mostly my wife has.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Drama Movies, The Birds, Thriller, Vocal

Fri Jul 11, 2014


'Psycho' Daughter Slept And Ate Next To Mom's Corpse For 3 Years

It was terrifying enough when police this week found skeletal remains in a woman's New York City apartment and learned that they belonged to the tenant's mother.


Related Topix: Psycho, Horror Movies, Thriller, Hitchcock, Vocal, Dunkirk, IN


Mel Brooks zings Alfred Hitchcock in 1977's 'High Anxiety': Indie & art house films

"High Anxiety," Brooks' tribute and send-up of Alfred Hitchcock movies, is an inconsistent blend.


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Hitchcock, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Psycho, Drama Movies, The Birds, North by Northwest, Adventure, Vocal, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014


411 Movies Top 5 7.11.14: Top 5 Animal Movies and TV Shows

The 411mania writers were given the following instructions: This week's topic is what are the Top 5 animal movies or TV shows ? Birds aren't scary.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, The Birds, Deep Blue Sea, Action Movies, Vocal, Movies, Entertainment

Wisconsin Gazette

Off the Wall Theatre takes on homoerotic aspects of the classic thriller 'Rope'

Gay-themed erotic thrillers are rare enough in 2014, so audiences in 1929 must have been shocked at the premiere run of Patrick Hamilton's play Rope , about two college-age male lovers who murder a fellow student in an attempt to commit the perfect crime.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Rope, Vocal, Chicago, IL, Celebrities, James Stewart, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Trend Hunter Magazine

Hitchcockian Shoe Hunts - Playing the Hitchcock Obsession Unlocks...

The Hitchcock Obsession is a unique experience made by the French creative team Chapristi that brings together Sir Alfred Hitchcock and Christian Louboutin in an unofficial tribute.


Related Topix: Psycho, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Vertigo, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Vocal

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Watch 'The Lodger,' the First True Thriller Alfred Hitchcock Ever Made

Since the recent BFI restoration of Alfred Hitchcock 's 1927 silent work The Lodger , the film has been reexamined by historians and critics, who have singled it out as the first true thriller in the director's canon.


Related Topix: The Lodger, Crime Movies, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Vocal