(11/15/96-11/16/96) Stage: His work, "Lifeboat," was presented for the 12th Annual Brown-Forman Classics in Context Festival at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, KY.
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Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
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Did You Know?
If you've designed a picture correctly, the Japanese audience should scream at the same time as the Indian audience.
Hitchcock desperately wanted to direct Norma Shearer
, Robert Taylor
, and Conrad Veidt
in one of the first World War II dramas, Escape
(1940). Hitchcock, a long-time admirer of Shearer's acting, had sought for years to find a suitable project for her. However, Hitchcock was shut out of the project when the novel Escape by Ethel Vance (pen name of Grace Zaring Stone) was purchased by ...
He hated to shoot on location. He preferred to shoot at the studio where he could have full control of lighting and other factors. This is why even his later films contain special effects composite and rear screen shots.