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Advantages: Early Hitchcock
Disadvantages: Very few

The Lady Vanishes (1938) Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock Writing Credits: Ethel Lina White, Sidney Gilliat, Frank Launder Genre: Comedy | Mystery | Thriller Length: 96 minutes Certificate: U IMDb Rating: 8.0 ' ...

Jarisleif 17.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Lady Vanishes (Blu-ray)

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Not quite dangerous enough for me

Advantages: Atmospheric shots of 1950's Britain
Disadvantages: Just a little bland and dreadful Welsh accents

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sellerleygirl 13.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Circle of Danger (DVD)

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Swinging London

Advantages: Endearing drama; good music; good London footage
Disadvantages: Probably an acquired taste; lack of extras

...This DVD (which for some reason comes in a CD-sized case) is only about £8 on amazon at time of writing. This is an odd little thing. It’s a children’s drama serial made in 1968 by the fledgling Thames television, apparently to test out their location fi ...

hogsflesh 30.01.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Tyrant King (DVD)

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Light-hearted Hitchcock

Advantages: A decent Hitchcock thriller, a decent blu-ray
Disadvantages: Perhaps a bit too light-hearted

This Network Blu-ray is only £10 on amazon at the moment. Alfred Hitchcock started out making movies in England, and while there are a few highpoints, his early career waxed and waned much as the British film industry itself did. It was only in the mid- ...

hogsflesh 23.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Young and Innocent (Blu-ray)

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Early Hitchcock doesn't quite cut it

Advantages: Very entertaining in those days I'm sure...
Disadvantages: but we're in the 21st century now

...I'm a big fan of Hitchcock, a big fan of old cinema, a big fan of black and white films and a big fan of films deemed too irrelevant for the common movie-goer. Alas I just can't seem to give this DVD the thumbs up. You see, the th ...

habitualdamnation 13.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Man Who Knew Too Much (DVD)

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