Alfred Hitchcock [13·Aug·1899 – 29·Apr·1980]

If Hitch was alive today, he would be celebrating his 113th birthday. Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was born on August 13, 1899 in Leytonstone, London, England. His invaluable legacy lives on thanks to his fantastic suspense films, which have cemented his reputation as one of the finest cineastes to ever step behind the camera.  His groundbreaking filmography includes such classics as:

  • Rope (1948)
  • Strangers on a Train (1951)
  • Rear Window (1954)
  • To Catch a Thief (1955)
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
  • Vertigo (1958)
  • North by Northwest (1959)
  • Psycho (1960)

 

The Master of Suspense turns 113

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