Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980

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Alfred Hitchcock (b. 13 August 1899, Leytonstone, England–d. 29 April 1980, Bel Air, CA) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as "the Master of Suspense", he directed over 50 feature films. He began his career in the film industry in 1919 as a title card designer after training as a technical clerk and copy writer for a telegraph-cable company.
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creatorOf Perls Galleries. Perls Galleries records, 1937-1997. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Halsman, Philippe. Philippe Halsman photograph collection. Pt. 2, 1949-1975. Colorado College, Tutt Library
referencedIn Bennett Cerf Papers, ca. 1898-1977. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Tuttle, Frank, 1892-1963. Photographs, 1923-1945. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn RKO Radio Pictures, inc. correspondence, 1931-1958 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn McGilligan, Patrick. Patrick McGilligan papers, 1945-2003. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Spoto, Donald, 1941-. Papers, ca. 1940-1988. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Hayes, John Michael, 1919-2008. "Rear window" / screenplay by John Michael Hayes. Howard University
referencedIn Jeffries, Rifiq. Papers of Rifiq Jeffries [manuscript], 1995. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Clifford Odets papers, 1926-1963 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Harrison, Gilbert A. Gilbert A. Harrison papers relating to Thornton Wilder, 1956-1985. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Agent secret : sabotage / Alfred Hitchcock, réal., adapt. ; Charles Bennet, scénario ; Ian Hay, Helen Simpson, E.V.H. Hemmet, dial. ; Joseph Conrad, aut. adapté ; Sylvia Sidney, Oscar Homolka, Desmond Tester... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Alfred Hitchcock presents : script, 1961. Indiana University
creatorOf Selznick, David O., 1902-1965. Studio archive, 1904-1980 (bulk 1936-1955). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Mr et Mme Smith / Alfred Hitchcock, réal. ; Norman Krasna, scénario ; Edward Ward, comp. ; Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery, Gene Raymond... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy Papers, 1885-2007, (bulk 1935-2000) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn White mss., 1932-1969 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn Sir, Michael Redgrave, Archive, 1890-1996 V&A Museum: Department of Theatre and Performance
referencedIn Donald Spoto Papers, ca. 1940-1988 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
referencedIn Andrei Voznesenskii papers, 1955-2004 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Neyman, Michael. Screen adaptation, stills, and film for the original version of John Steinbeck's story FLIGHT, 1957-1961. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. La mort aux trousses [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Hitchcock, réal ; Ernest Lehman, scénario ; Bernard Herrmann, comp. ; Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Masson... [et al], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Records of District Courts of the United States. 1685 - 2009. Petitions for Naturalization. 1887 - 1991. Petition for Naturalization for Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. The Alfred Hitchcock hour : scripts, 1962-1964. Indiana University
referencedIn O'Hara, John, 1905-1970. John O'Hara letters to H.N. Swanson, 1955-1970. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Bob Bailey Studios Photographic Archive 2004-167., ca. 1932-1998 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
creatorOf Kleinholz, Frank, 1901-. Frank Kleinholz papers, 1930-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Raphaelson, Samson, 1896-1983. Papers, 1916-1982. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Cronyn, Hume. Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy papers, 1885-2007 (bulk 1935-2000). Library of Congress
referencedIn Arthur Laurents Papers, circa 1900-2011, (bulk 1960-2011) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Stefano, Joseph. Paramount Pictures presents Psycho : an Alfred Hitchcock production / directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock ; screenplay, Joseph Stefano. University of Wisconsin-Stout, University Library; Stout Library; Robert S. Swanson Library and Learning Center
referencedIn Arthur Unger collection of recorded interviews [sound recording] The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Alfred Hitchcock presents. #60713, The right kind of medicine. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn William Wolf film & theater interview collection sound recordings, 1972-1988 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Alfred Hitchcock's "The short night" : screenplay, first draft / by Ernest Lehman. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Alfred Hitchcock's "The short night" : screenplay, second draft / by Ernest Lehman. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Les 39 marches [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Hitchcock, réal. ; John Buchan, aut adapté ; Charles Bennett, Alma Reville, scénario ; Madeleine Carroll, Robert Donat, Lucie Mannheim...[et al], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Sueurs froides / d'Alfred Hitchcock ; Pierre Boileau, Thomas Narcejac, aut. adaptés ; avec James Stewart et Kim Novak. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Perls Galleries records, 1937-1997 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Lothar and Eva Just Film Stills Collection. Harvard Film Archive, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Stefano, Joseph. Psycho : release dialogue script, 1960 May 6. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Papers of the Reagan-Bush 1980 Campaign. 1979 - 1980. Files from Peter Hannaford and the California Headquarters. 1979 - 1980. Personal Correspondence January-May 1971 Gubernatorial (1). 1979 - 1980. Letter from Alfred Hitchcock to Ronald Reagan
referencedIn Mishkin, Leo, 1906-1980. Papers, 1914-1973 (bulk 1940-1973). University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Archives pamphlet file : Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Neyman, Michael. Screen adaptation, stills, and film for the original version of John Steinbeck's story FLIGHT, 1957-1961 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Bridie, James, 1888-1951. Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine case : screen play / by James Bridie ; from the novel by Robert Hichens ; adaptation by Alma Reville ; additional dialogue by Ben Hecht. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Theatre Arts Monthly, collection of portraits, ca., ca., 1924-1939 (bulk), 1916-1964 (inclusive). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn McGinty, Linda J. The filmic dialogue : a theoretical application of Grice's cooperative principle and conversational maxims to film / by Mac (Linda J.) McGinty. University of Houston, Clear Lake, Alfred R. Neumann Library
referencedIn Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981. Paddy Chayefsky papers, 1907-1998 (bulk 1952-1981). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Shadow of a doubt : screenplay / [by Thornton Wilder, Sally Benson, Alma Reville]. California Institute of the Arts, CalArts
referencedIn Emlyn Williams Correspondence, 1964-1971 V & A Department of Theatre and Performance
referencedIn Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Ernest Lehman screenplays collection, 1955-1959. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Swerling, Jo, 1897-1964. Lifeboat : screenplay / by Jo Swerling. Northern Kentucky University, W. Frank Steely Library
referencedIn Paddy Chayefsky papers, 1907-1998, 1952-1981 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Mr. Hitchcock's speech at the Columbia University alumni luncheon, 1972 June 6. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
creatorOf Taylor, Samuel. No bail for the judge, 1960 Feb. 16 / producer, Alfred Hitchcock ; writer, Samuel Taylor. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Perls Galleries. Perls Galleries records, 1935-1997. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. La mort aux trousses [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Hitchcock, réal ; Ernest Lehman, scénario ; Bernard Herrmann, comp. ; Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Masson... [et al], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Kleinholz, Frank, 1901-. Frank Kleinholz papers, 1930-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Samson Raphaelson Papers, 1916-1982 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Johnny Green additional papers, 1923-1989. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. North by northwest : screenplay / by Ernest Lehman. University of Missouri-Kansas City, Miller Nichols Library; Health Sciences Library; Dental Library
referencedIn RKO Radio Pictures, inc. RKO Radio Pictures, inc. correspondence, 1931-1958. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975. Bernard Herrmann papers, 1927-1977. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Mr et Mme Smith / Alfred Hitchcock, réal. ; Norman Krasna, scénario ; Edward Ward, comp. ; Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery, Gene Raymond... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn The Railroad hour, radio program [sound recording], 1948-1954 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Les 39 marches [Multimédia multisupport] / Alfred Hitchcock, réal. ; John Buchan, aut adapté ; Charles Bennett, Alma Reville, scénario ; Madeleine Carroll, Robert Donat, Lucie Mannheim...[et al], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975. Shadow of a doubt : screenplay / by Thornton Wilder, Sally Benson, Alma Reville. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Frederick Knott papers, 1923-2003, 1948-2003 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Records of the Office of the Secretary of Defense. 1921 - 2008. Audio Recordings. 1945 - 1965. THE ACTOR
referencedIn Bob Bailey Studios. Bob Bailey Studios photographic archive, 1932-1998. University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Carr, Richard. Alfred Hitchcock presents. Prod. 1509, "The big switch" / teleplay by Richard Carr ; story by Cornell Woolrich. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Hunter, Evan, 1926-. Alfred Hitchcock's The birds : [screenplay] / [Evan Hunter]. Broken Bow Public Library
referencedIn Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971. Bennett Cerf papers, ca. 1898-1977. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Reville, Alma. The Paradine case : first rough draft (with dialogue from novel) / Alfred Hitchcock, Alma Reville. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Alfred Hitchcock's "The short night" : [screenplay], third draft. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Gilbert A. Harrison papers relating to Thornton Wilder, 1939-1975 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980. Agent secret : sabotage / Alfred Hitchcock, réal., adapt. ; Charles Bennet, scénario ; Ian Hay, Helen Simpson, E.V.H. Hemmet, dial. ; Joseph Conrad, aut. adapté ; Sylvia Sidney, Oscar Homolka, Desmond Tester... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964. Notrious : screenplay / by Ben Hecht. De Anza College
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Papers, 1931-1990, (bulk 1954-1967). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Raphaelson, Samson, 1896-1983. Papers, 1921-1976. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939-. Papers, 1885-1994. Indiana University
creatorOf Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. North by Northwest = [Breathless] / producer-director: Alfred Hitchcock ; from the following writer: Ernest Lehman. California Institute of the Arts, CalArts
referencedIn Papers of Charles Allan Oakley, 1900-1993, Lecturer in Industrial Psychology, University of Glasgow, Scotland, c1900s-1983 Glasgow University Archive Services
creatorOf Walders, Joseph. Joseph Walders collections, 1952-1977. University at Albany, University Libraries
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associatedWith Bailey (Bob) Studios corporateBody
associatedWith Bob Bailey Studios. corporateBody
associatedWith Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939- person
associatedWith Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968 person
associatedWith Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968 person
associatedWith Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971. person
correspondedWith Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981. person
correspondedWith Cronyn, Hume. person
correspondedWith Cronyn, Hume Blake, 1864-1933 person
correspondedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 person
associatedWith Esquire, Inc. corporateBody
correspondedWith Green, Johnny, 1908-1989 person
associatedWith Halsman, Philippe. person
associatedWith Harrison, Gilbert A. person
associatedWith Harrison, Gilbert A. person
associatedWith Hayes, John Michael, 1919-2008. person
associatedWith Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975. person
associatedWith Hunter, Evan, 1926- person
associatedWith Jeffries, Rifiq. person
associatedWith Kleinholz, Frank, 1901- person
associatedWith Knott, Frederick. person
correspondedWith Laurents, Arthur person
associatedWith Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. person
associatedWith McGilligan, Patrick. person
associatedWith McGill, William J. (William James), 1922-1997, person
associatedWith McGinty, Linda J. person
associatedWith Mishkin, Leo, 1906-1980. person
associatedWith Neyman, Michael person
associatedWith Neyman, Michael. person
associatedWith Oakley, Charles Allan, 1900-1993, author and trade unionist, person
associatedWith Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963 person
associatedWith O'Hara, John, 1905-1970. person
associatedWith Perls Galleries corporateBody
associatedWith Perls Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Railroad Hour Radio Program corporateBody
associatedWith Raphaelson, Samson, 1896-1983. person
associatedWith Redgrave, Michael person
associatedWith RKO Radio Pictures corporateBody
associatedWith RKO Radio Pictures, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Selznick, David O., 1902-1965. person
associatedWith Spoto, Donald, 1941- person
associatedWith Spoto, Donald, 1941- person
associatedWith Stefano, Joseph. person
associatedWith Swerling, Jo, 1897-1964. person
correspondedWith Tandy, Jessica. Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy papers. 1885-1994 person
associatedWith Taylor, Samuel. person
associatedWith Tuttle, Frank, 1892-1963. person
associatedWith Unger, Arthur person
associatedWith Unger, Arthur person
associatedWith Voznesenskii, A. (Andrei) person
associatedWith Walders, Joseph. person
associatedWith Williams, Emlyn., 1905-1987 person
associatedWith Wolf, William person
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Subject
Acting
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Screenplays
Motion picture plays
Motion pictures--Production and direction
Motion picture authorship
Occupation
Motion picture editors
Motion picture producers and directors
Screenwriters
Motion picture directors
Motion picture producers
Actors
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Birth 1899-08-13

Death 1980-04-29

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Americans

English

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