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The 39 Steps Review

Details  Directed by Alfred Hitchcock  Screenplay by Charles Bennett, Ian Hay  Based on The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan (1915)  Released on June 6 (UK), August 2 (US) 1935  Running time 86 minutes.  Cast Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, and Godfrey Tearle  Break Down:  The film opens in a packed theater located in London where a

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Easy Virtue (1928)

After directing the film adaptation of Downhill, Gainsborough convinced Hitchcock that he should lead another play to film adaptation, this time for the play Easy Virtue. This play was also one of Noel Cowards’ creations, so it was a no-brainer to pair it with Hitchcock once again. Hitchcock, however, was hesitant to

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Downhill (1927)

Downhill, otherwise known as “When Boys Leave Home” in the United States, is a silent film released in 1927 based on the play, Downhill. When released, it became the fourth film for the now renowned director Alfred Hitchcock. It is incredible to go back and see how Hitchcock’s style was

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The Suicide Squad Kills

It is no secret that Warner Bros. has been dropping the ball with the DC Universe. I am not saying that every DC movie that comes out is garbage. Look at the Wonder Woman franchise that continues to grow, and Aquaman surprised many viewers with how fun it was. However, as an overall universe,

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Alfred Hitchcock’s Blackmail (1929)

A quick glance into classic film history will return one name repeatedly, Alfred Hitchcock. Even the most novice cinema fan will have a few Hitchcock movies they can easily throw out to solidify their knowledge of film history. Most of the time, when speaking with someone about the go-to films

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Stephen King’s Top Ten Movies

Stephen King is one of the most successful authors to ever live. Currently, he has sold over 350 million copies of his 61 published novels. He has been called the “King of Horror”. His first novel to get published was Carrie in 1973. Carrie was actually King’s fourth novel and

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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari Review

Details:  Directed by  Robert Wiene  Written by  Carl Mayer, Hans Janowitz  Released  February 26, 1920  Budget  $12,371  Box Office  $4,714  Cast  Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Fehér, Rudolf Lettinger, and Lil Dagover  Break Down:  The film opens with two men sitting outside under a tree talking. The younger of the two men, Francis (Fredrich

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The Perks of Amazon Prime

You’ve no doubt heard of Amazon Prime and maybe even scrunched your brow in confusion about why a person would pay to be a member of the site just to shop. The truth, however, is that this membership can be wonderful and actually save you money from year to year.

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A Look Back at Cecil B. DeMille

The film industry has seen its fair share of career legends. For many of these big screen heroes, all they ever wanted to do was make movies. Amongst these legends there is one man who stands out among the rest. A producer-director who laid the foundation for the film industry

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Top 10 Best Beat ‘Em Up Arcade Games

On summer nights, not so long ago, people across the country would find themselves surrounded by a cacophony of electronic music blaring out of the speaks located strategically on neon illuminated arcade machines. The arcade is one of the most heartbreaking stories of a business that is all bygone the

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