The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: New biography reveals the many faces of cinema’s greatest auteur of the thriller

A strict upbringing and deep-seated insecurity are credited with making Alfred Hitchcock into cinema’s master of the thriller in this enjoyable biography

19th June, 2021
The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: New biography reveals the many faces of  cinema’s greatest auteur of the thriller
Directing provided Alfred Hitchcock with the sense of control he so badly needed, but also gave free rein to his sadistic streak. Picture: Getty Images

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The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: An Anatomy of the Master of Suspense

By Edward White

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