Alfred Hitchcock


Anatomy of a Suspense Scene: Alfred Hitchcock’s 4-Part Formula

Or: how to make a scene go off without a Hitch. Read More

Want a Lesson in Hitchcockian Suspense? Look to Mr. Bean.

*Insert Alfred Hitchcock and Mr. Bean handshake meme here* Read More

On ‘Rope’: How Hitchcock Kept His Long Take Movie Suspenseful

Here's how Hitch keeps us at the end of our rope ... with suspense! Read More

How Ben Wheatley’s ‘Rebecca’ Differs from Alfred Hitchcock’s Award-Winning Version

As Wheatley's new adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's hit novel hits Netflix, we look at how it compares to the… Read More

The Ending of Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Psycho’ Explained

Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 classic has one of the most famous plot twists in film history. Here's what happens and what… Read More

Exploring the Legacy of the ‘Psycho’ Franchise

The influence of 'Psycho' is ever-present, but its sequels still have something to offer in the franchise's canon. Read More

Anthony Perkins Will Always Frighten Us in ‘Psycho’

60 years ago, 'Psycho' set the gold standard for handsome homicidal maniacs. In this column, Jacob Trussell explores Anthony Perkins'… Read More

A Video Essay Guide to Jimmy Stewart

Jimmy Stewart is one of the most beloved actors in movie history. From the films of Alfred Hitchcock to Frank… Read More

Watch Jordan Peele’s ‘Us,’ Then Watch These Movies

We recommend 12 movies and a TV episode to watch after you see the latest from Jordan Peele. Read More