Rebecca

Rebecca US (1940) Dir. Alfred Hitchcock Having made his name in his native Britain Alfred Hitchcock set sail across the pond to the glitzy centre of filmmaking in the west, Hollywood. His first film made on US soil was an adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's 1938 novel Rebecca, and was produced by none other than … Continue reading Rebecca

Suspicion

Suspicion US (1941) Dir. Alfred Hitchcock While on a train journey home timid and mousey Lina McLaidlaw (Joan Fontaine) shares a compartment with charming but irresponsible playboy Johnnie Aysgarth (Cary Grant) who appears to be fleeing from someone or something. The pair are reunited at a social event with Johnnie doing his all to sweep … Continue reading Suspicion