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{ "b" : "It’s Only A Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: Personal Biography," , "cite" : "by Charlotte Chandler, Simon & Schuster, €28.80."}

26th March, 2005

{ "b" : "It’s Only A Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: Personal Biography," , "cite" : "by Charlotte Chandler, Simon & Schuster, €28.80."}

Alfred Hitchcock's top-heavy torso shaped more than just his distinctive silhouette. His self-described ‘upside-down cake' build profoundly influenced cinematic history.

Hitchcock was a pudgy child. Other children told him he was ‘funny-looking'.

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