Welcome to The Hitchcock Zone!

The Hitchcock Zone is a collection of web sites and blogs relating to the life and career of director Alfred Hitchcock (1899–1980).

Included in The Hitchcock Zone is the Alfred Hitchcock Wiki (established 2003), which is the largest unofficial Hitchcock site on the web, with news, articles, books, image galleries, videos, interviews, details of DVD & Blu-ray releases, and much much more!

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Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The Great Hitchcock Murder Mystery  Published 11/9/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

This little curio titled "Alfred Hitchcock Presents: The Great Hitchcock Murder Mystery" appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune's weekend magazine, "This Week", on Sunday 4th August 1957. Unfortunately the images are from the best quality scan I... [read more]

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You'd like to say ... it can't happen here ... but it has!!  Published 11/4/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

I take my hat off to the designer of this wonderful advert for Saboteur (1942) which appeared in the Texan Sweetwater Reporter newspaper in July 1942! This was a highly opportunist piece of advertising, as the two agents seen in the... [read more]

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Hollywood Oversight: Norman Lloyd  Published 10/12/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

Next month marks the centenary of the birth of actor, producer and director Norman Lloyd! Lloyd's first major film role was in Hitchcock's Saboteur (1942), playing the role of "Fry". Later, he became an associate producer and director on... [read more]

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Now you can shampoo...  Published 10/8/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

Just as Hitchcock knew the power of publicity, advertisers knew the power of publicity that referenced Hitchcock. Here's an advertisement from the July 1960 issue of Modern Screen, featuring actress Vera Miles. The irony is that Miles... [read more]

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"Jamaica Inn" restored  Published 9/21/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

This piece of news almost slipped me by, but Cohen Films and Finishing Post Productions have partnered with the British Film Institute to restore Jamaica Inn (1939). According to the press release (PDF): The restoration project... [read more]

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Alfred Hitchcock Directs: The TV Collection  Published 9/4/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

If you want to complete your Alfred Hitchcock Presents and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour collections, then you need to look to Australia, where Madman Entertainment have released complete collections of both series. If you just want to... [read more]

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Psycho: Limited Edition Steelbook  Published 9/4/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

For Hitchcock collectors out there, Amazon US are currently listing a limited edition steelbook Blu-ray of Psycho... [read more]

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Woman to Woman (1923)  Published 9/1/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

A contemporary newspaper advert from the Manchester Guardian (11/Feb/1924) for Woman to Woman... [read more]

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More New to Blu-ray!  Published 8/28/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

I've just spotted that Elephant Films are releasing a batch of Hitchcock Blu-rays in France during October, including the British Film Institute's recent restorations of Easy Virtue (Le Passé ne Meurt Pas), Downhill (C'est la Vie) and... [read more]

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New to Blu-ray: "Young and Innocent" (1937)  Published 8/27/2014 in It's Only a Movie...

I'm pleased to announce that Network UK are releasing Hitchcock's underrated 1937 film Young and Innocent on Bluray in January 2015! According to the early information on the Network site, the extras will be taken from the previous DVD... [read more]

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