Tag Archives: Daphne Du Maurier

“Joan Fontaine – Hitchcock’s Only Oscar Winner”

Whenever I am asked during the course of a conversation I am having on film, who is my favorite director or directors, inevitably, the name Alfred Hitchcock will be the first one I speak. Hitchcock, along with Quentin Tarantino, Steven … Continue reading

Posted in Joan Fontaine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

“The Birds – Hitchcock’s Avian Nightmare”

I have been a fan of the films of director Alfred Hitchcock for many years now. I consider him one of my favorite auteurs and count several of his movies, such as “North By Northwest” and “Vertigo,” among my favorite … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

“Don’t Look Now – Cerebral Horror at its Best”

“Don’t Look Now” is an atmospheric, enigmatic, and haunting, 1973 film from British filmmaker Nicolas Roeg, (Performance). Based on a short story by author Daphne Du Maurier, (Rebecca) and written for the screen by Allan Scott (D.A.R.Y.L.) and Chris Bryant, … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment