- Audition/pilot show for radio series "Suspense" played under the name "Forecast" with voice work from Herbert Marshall and Edmund Gwenn.
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Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
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I don't understand why we have to experiment with film. I think everything should be done on paper. A musician has to do it, a composer. He puts a lot of dots down and beautiful music comes out. And I think that students should be taught to visualize. That's the one thing missing in all this. The one thing that the student has got to do is to learn that there is a rectangle up there - a white ...
Deliberately shot much of the setups in Rear Window
(1954) so they would appear voyeuristic.
In order to create suspense in his films, he would alternate between different shots to extend cinematic time (e.g., the climax of Saboteur
(1942), the cropduster sequence in North by Northwest
(1959), the shower scene in Psycho
(1960), etc.) His driving sequences were also shot in this particular way. They would typically alternate between the character's point of view while driving and a ...