Hitchcock/Truffaut
The Timeless Legacy of Alfred Hitchcock

Hitchcock/Truffaut - The Timeless Legacy of Alfred Hitchcock
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Fantastic film, especially if you are a Hitchcock fan. I may even watch this twice.

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I think ol' Hitch's name gets thrown around quite a lot these days without much of a sense of what he did or how he did it. In fact, I believe it was international sensation Pitbull who famously refers to a certain ALBERT Hitchcock in his smash hit I Know You Want Me. Pit's heart was in it ...Read more

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