A twentieth-century English-born filmmaker who specialized in suspense. Some of his best-known films are The Birds, The Man Who Knew Too Much, North by Northwest, and Psycho.
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To Hitchcock, this is not a sweet wire from an old colleague but a condolence letter on the occasion of his own death.
Hitchcock's going on about English pork butchers and how best to prepare pork cracklings.
Hitchcock's drinking, a problem for some time, got seriously worse.
The whole thing's in Swedish and clearly not to Hitchcock's taste.
Hitchcock nodded and replied, “Call it Prosciutto and change the locale to Italy.”
A few moments afterward he was seen dragging his own trunk ashore, while Mr. Hitchcock finished his story on the boiler deck.
At Wheal Alfred they have a 64-inch cylinder; the air-pump is 20 inches, and the stroke is half that of the engine.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
The evenings were devoted to reading, and they were particularly interested in the dramatic works of Alfred de Musset.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
As a seat of learning, the town dates from the time of Alfred, who was born at Wantage, only twenty miles away.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
Alfred Boucher conceived a strong admiration for the managing editor, who treated him as a friend.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe