ACCENT: THE BIRDS AND OTHER STORIES by Daphne Du Maurier

I’m sure I’m like many people in that I’ve seen Hitchcock’s The Birds but I’d never read the story. In fairness, I’ve read plenty of of Du Maurier’s books and stories, but I sort of assumed it was a written version of the film.  And as a cinema student, I’d also seen a couple dozen Hitchcock…

31 Days of Halloween – October 17, 2013

  Images from The Lodger, a silent film by Alfred Hitchcock in 1927. It’s suspenseful and atmospheric, set in the London fog.  You can already see Hitchcock’s personal stamp, even in this early film.         Do you enjoy watching old movies before Halloween?  How about silent films?     Related Posts: AUDREY TOTTER:…