Tag: Alfred Hitchcock

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… The Other Side of Charles Foster Kane

Heaven help those who willingly place power in the hands of angry children who only seek payback....

Books, Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Steve De Jarnatt

The former screenwriter ("Strange Brew") and director ("Miracle Mile") talks about his big-screen work as well as his new career as a...

Blu-ray Reviews

Blu-ray Review: “Proxy”

Nothing is what you think in Zack Parker's "Proxy," including the marketing....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Hitchcock”

Hitchcock could have been a great film. Instead, it’s just a good movie, fun, but rather light, with an excellent cast....

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection”

This 15 film Blu-ray collection lives up to its name....


The Viewfinder: Anthony Hopkins Gets Hitched

Next month's new Alfred Hitchcock biopic looks to be a good evening, if this trailer is any indication....


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: “Are You Ready for the Summer?” Edition

Given that as I write this, the forecast for the week is a steady snow starting on Tuesday and tapering off sometime in 2013, I have...


Basement Songs, Film

Basement Songs: 52 Saturday Nights

Last year I began to reevaluate my life (that happens when you turn 40) and the pursuit of the dream I had as a boy. What was it about...


Contests, Film, Listmania

Listmania: Top 20 Scariest Films (#20-11)

A Halloween draws near, the Popdose staff is counting down the 20 films that had them hiding under the covers and calling for mommy,...


Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: Psycho (50th Anniversary Edition)

Psycho (Universal, 1960) The legend at the bottom of the cover says it all: “An Alfred Hitchcock Masterpiece.” Boasting one of...


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “We all go a little mad sometimes …”

I’m a little late jumping on the 50th anniversary of the release of Psycho (which opened June 16th 1960), but I had the opportunity...


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Hazy Shade of Winter Edition

Deep in the scrotum-shriveling dead of winter, Pete Chianca resurfaces with a list of some chilly cinematic suggestions....


Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” Edition

Thanksgiving is upon us once again, and you know what that means: Dinner, and awkward interaction with little-seen family members. And then...


Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “North by Northwest” (50th Anniversary Edition)

During its brief lifespan, Blu-ray has been helped along by the usual early adopters, but now that the format has beaten out HD DVD for...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Night Train”

Writer-director M. Brian King’s Night Train is a peculiar film. It’s a modern-day suspense thriller in which blood-splattered...


Film, The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Gettin’ Hitched

I’ve been watching a lot of Alfred Hitchcock’s work lately. When searching for a new project, I tend to immerse myself in that...


DVD Reviews

DVD Reviews: “To Catch a Thief” and “The Odd Couple” Centennial Collections

One of the things I enjoy about writing for Popdose is the opportunity to introduce people to classic films that they may have heard of but...