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Hi-Def Frightfest for Hitchcock Buffs

Hi-Def Frightfest for Hitchcock Buffs

Alfred Hitchcock fans can look forward to a flurry of HD movies and TV series linked to his legacy. Expect the Psycho spin-off, Bates Motel, which launched this week to top ratings in the US, to screen on TV3 while due on Blu-ray are the movies Hitchcock in June and the 1954 Rear Window and a […]

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Hitch With Hitchcock Releases

Hitch With Hitchcock Releases

NZ fans of Alfred Hitchcock will want to dial M for missing. This weekend in the US, HBO aired The Girl, Gwyneth (Five Days) Hughes’ dramatisation of the relationship between the director and one of his leading ladies, Tippi Hedren (The Birds, Marnie). Critics were divided, with The Wall Street Journal dubbing it “an exquisitely […]

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Due on Blu: Alfred Hitchcock Masterpiece Collection

A Blu-ray box set of 15 Alfred Hitchcock movies, complete with 15 hours of bonus content, will be released on October 3. NZ pricing has still to be confirmed but expect to pay around $150-$170 given at least one Australian retailer has listed it for $A130. Only two of the movies, North by Northwest (1959) […]

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