(1960s-1970s) Short story collections: Edited a number of mystery short story collections.
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Mr. Alfred Hitchcock | Sir Alfred Hitchcock
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Did You Know?
[on directing Charles Laughton
] You can't direct a Laughton picture. The best you can hope for is to referee.
He delivered the shortest acceptance speech in Oscar history: while accepting the Irving Thalberg
Memorial Award at the 1967 Oscars, he simply said "Thank you."
His "MacGuffins" were objects or devices which drove the plot and were of great interest to the film's characters, but which to the audience were otherwise inconsequential and could be forgotten once they had served their purpose. The most notable examples include bottled uranium in Notorious
(1946), the wedding ring in Rear Window
(1954), the microfilm in North by Northwest
(1959) and the ...