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Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide: The White Shadow (1923)

Long thought lost, it’s one of the latest rediscoveries from the earliest stages of the Master’s film career He was still working his way up the ladder but took on


Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide: Miscellaneous British Films

His Master’s Apprenticeship: detailing the preservation status of Hitchcock’s earliest works Hitchcock entered the film industry in the early 1920s as a lowly freelance title card designer He quickly worked his


London’s Hollywood: The Gainsborough Film Studio’s Silent Years

Film historian Gary Chapman delivers definitive study of seminal British film studio’s illustrious beginnings Originally called the Islington studio, it’s a fascinating glimpse of its history and magnificent silent-era output Featuring a cast of