Tag Archives: Drama

METV: ‘Can you tell the difference between Alfred Hitchcock and Rod Serling?’

“Rod Serling and Alfred Hitchcock are both giants in the entertainment industry, especially among horror and sci-fi fans. They both were excellent at what they did, both clashed with censors who sought to constrain their work and both set examples … Continue reading

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MGM: The Big Knife 1955- Starring Jack Palance & Ida Lupino

Source:The New Democrat  “In this film version of Clifford Odets’ play, Jack Palance plays big-time movie star Charlie Castle, who refuses to sign a binding, $3000 per week contract with mogul Rod Steiger. Steiger tries to blackmail Palance into re-signing … Continue reading

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Out Of The Past: Raquel Stecher- ‘Madame X (1966) Starring Lana Turner

Source:The New Democrat  “Directed by David Lowell Rich, Madame X (1966) is one in a long line of frothy soap operas that delivers a good old-fashioned sob story. This film pulls out all the stops and leaves nothing behind in … Continue reading

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Alfred Hitchcock: Strangers On a Train 1951- Featuring Ruth Roman

Source:The New Democrat  “Alamy English Title: STRANGERS ON A TRAIN. Film Director: ALFRED HITCHCOCK. Year: 1951. Stars: LEO G. CARROLL; ROBERT WALKER; RUTH ROMAN.” I’ve been watching a lot of Ruth Roman movies and TV the last couple of months … Continue reading

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Alfred Hitch Blog: Wemisse- Vertigo (1958) ‘I Need You To Be Madeline For a While’

“(My analysis of Vertigo will be divided into two parts.) In 1956 Paramount purchased two books as potential Alfred Hitchcock projects: Flamingo Feather, and D’entre Les Morts (From Among the Dead). He was planning to make Flamingo Feather first; it … Continue reading

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BCP Theater: Featuring Marsha Mason and The Cast of Chapter Two!

Source:The New Democrat Not saying Chapter Two is one of my favorite movies, at least not yet. Maybe after I’ve seen it another 10-20 times which will probably happen, then maybe it will become one of my favorite movies. Chapter … Continue reading

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Paramount Pictures: Where Love Has Gone 1964: What Happens to a Family When They Lose Their Love

Source: Paramount Pictures: Where Love Has Gone 1964: What Happens to a Family When They Lose Their Love I haven’t thought about this, until I just read it, but if you’re familiar with the great Lana Turner, (as an actress … Continue reading

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Dejan Jancovic: Masters of Cinema 1972: Pia Lindstrom Interviewing Alfred Hitchcock

Source: Dejan Jancovic: Masters of Cinema 1972: Pia Lindstrom Interviewing Alfred Hitchcock Alfred Hitchcock, is the master of suspense and perhaps the master of entertainment when it comes to movies. Because here’s a director who can scare the hell out … Continue reading

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Movie Station: The Graduate 1967- Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Ross & Anne Bancroft Star

Source: Movie Station: The Graduate 1967 Official Trailer I saw The Graduate for the fourth, or fifth time Sunday morning. Not exactly keeping count. When I was killing time and waiting to meet a friend that I got together very early … Continue reading

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The Alfred Hitchcock Hour: Murder Case (1964) Starring Gena Rowlands & Cassavetes

Source:Movie Fone– Hollywood Goddess Gena Rowlands and John Cassavetes starring on The Alfred Hitchcock Hour in 1964. “A struggling actor auditioning in London learns that his actress-girlfriend who dumped him is married to the play’s backer, a rich diamond merchant. … Continue reading

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