Am I giving my age away by admitting Im an afficiado of Alfred Hitchcock movies?
Throughout the 80s when I was growing up, at every christmas the BBC would put on
'the lady vanishes' for the masses to watch.
It was at this point that my fascination
with hitchcocks movies began.
This movie, a classic hitchcock thriller, stars James Stewart and Kim Novak.
Containing a convoluted plot, the movie is cited as the greatest movie ever
made by the British film institutes Sight & Sound critics poll.
The lady vanishes
My favourite Hitchcock film. This 1938 thriller stars Michael Redgrave and Margaret Lockwood.
Yep, you guessed right. Its about a lady that vanishes.
The plot is set immediately before the
start of the second world war.
The man who knew too much
This 1956 suspense thriller starred James Stewart and Doris Day.
Immortalised by the song
sung by Doris Day "Que sera, sera" (Whatever will be, will be),
it is about a man who unwittingly
becomes involved in high level espionage.
This 1954 suspense thriller starred James Stewart and Grace Kelly.
It is considered to be
one of Hitchcocks best movies.
The plot is about a photographer with a broken leg who is
keeping a watch over the neighbours
and discovers a murder.
The 39 steps
This 1938 thriller was directed by Hitchcock while he was still living in England.
Starring Robert Donat and Madeleine Carroll, it is about a man who becomes
in high level espionage.
To catch a thief
In this 1953 romantic thriller starring Cary Grant and Grace Kelly,
Cary Grant stars as a
reformed cat burglar who has turned thief catcher in order to save
This 1953 film noir stars Montgomery Clift and Anne Baxter, and the movie is
priest that is wrongly accused of murder.
North by Northwest
This 1959 spy thriller stars Cary Grant and Eve Marie Saint,
and is about a case of
One of hitchcocks most famous movies, this 1960 pyschological horror thriller
Perkins and Janet Leigh.
Dial M for murder
This 1954 crime mystery stars Ray Milliband and Grace Kelly.
It is about a man planning
to kill his unfaithful wife.