Joan Fontaine's Oscar trophy to be auctioned
Joan Fontaine's Oscar trophy to be auctioned

Joan Fontaine's best actress Oscar trophy that she won for her role in Alfred Hitchcock's 1941 movie 'Suspicion' is slated to go under the hammer later this year.

Lal Jose eyeing Bollywood with `Diamond Necklace` remake

After giving four back-to-back hits in Malayalam cinema, popular director Lal Jose is in talks to remake his Fahad Fazil starrer `Diamond Necklace` in Bollywood.

The legendary Alfred Hitchcock and the 1938 Ashes series in England

Alfred Hitchcock, arguably the first great name in the genre of suspense and thrillers, was born on August 13, 1899. Abhishek Mukherjee looks back at his exaltation at realising that the events of a Hitchcock movie had coincided exactly with an Ashes Test.

Alfred Hitchcock`s silent films join UNESCO register

Alfred Hitchcock`s nine silent films are now added to the UNESCO UK Memory of the World Register.

House where Alfred Hitchcock wrote `The Birds` on sale for $1.4mn

The house where Alfred Hitchcock and Evan Hunter wrote the 1963 classic horror `The Birds` has hit the market in Pound Ridge, Westchester County, for 1.4 million dollars.

Helen Mirren `terribly wanted to be next Brigitte Bardot` as a teenager

Helen Mirren has revealed that she dreamt of becoming the next Brigitte Bardot when she was a teenager.

Alfred Hitchcock hated me: Helen Mirren

Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren says she and legendary director Alfred Hitchcock had a mutual dislike for one another after they met in the 1970s.

Don’t call me Mr Hitchcock, says Anthony Hopkins

Sir Anthony Hopkins has taken a dig at “miserable grump” method actors like Daniel Day-Lewis, by asking the film crew not to refer to him by the name of the character he is playing in Alfred Hitchcock’s biopic.

Want to make films like Hitchcock: Vishal Bhardwaj

Vishal Bhardwaj`s movies have the common theme of violence and suspense, and the director says he is obsessed with these two genres and wants to make films like Alfred Hitchcock.

Legendary director Alfred Hitchcock’s earliest film work released online

Acclaimed director Alfred Hitchcock’s earliest known surviving feature, in which he served as an assistant director among other credits, was released online on Thursday.

Hitchcock`s `Vertigo` topples Citizen Kane to top greatest movie poll

Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 thriller ‘Vertigo’ has been named as the greatest film of all time by more the 800 film critics and experts.

Satyajit Ray`s Pather Panchali in greatest films list

Pather Panchali (Song of the Road) was made on a shoestring budget of Rs. 150,000 and featured mostly amateur actors but
it is Ray`s most famous film.

`Hitchcock` role came to Anthony Hopkins years ago

Actor Anthony Hopkins says that the offer to play legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock came to him several years ago.

Brain activity peaks during horror movies

Tense scenes like horror movies present prime conditions for peak brain activity, a new study has claimed.

Ian Fleming wanted Alfred Hitchcock to direct first Bond movie

A secret telegram has surfaced which shows that James Bond creator Ian Fleming wanted Alfred Hitchcock to direct the first 007 flick.

Alfred Hitchcock bombarded Tippi Hedren `with crude sexual overtures`

Tippi Hedren has revealed that Alfred Hitchcock had become dangerously obsessed with her during his 40-year career.

Mystery that prompted Hitchcock to make ‘The Birds’ solved

Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller ‘The Birds’ was apparently inspired by a ‘strange’ real life event, which occurred two years before the release of one of the scariest films in history.

Anthony Hopkins to play Hitchcock

Veteran actor Anthony Hopkins has been roped in to play legendary director Alfred Hitchcock in a new biopic.

Sienna Miller to play Hitchcock’s obsession Tippi Hedren in new film

Sienna Miller is set to star in a new film about director Alfred Hitchcock and his obsession with Tippi Hedren, who starred in his classic ‘The Birds’, and how it destroyed both their careers.

Rare Hitchcock storyboard to go on sale

A rare, hand written pre-production storyboard for one of Alfred`s most problematic films `Stage Fright` will hit the auction block on Tuesday and is expected to fetch 30,000 pounds.