Alfred Hitchcock

Promotional portrait of British-born American film and television director Alfred Hitchcock (1899 - 1980), dressed in a tuxedo, as he aims a revolver for his anthology program 'The Alfred Hitchcock Hour,' December 12, 1962. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)

One of cinema’s all time greats, Alfred Hitchcock has left a legacy of truly incredible film behind him. Known as the Master of Suspense, the care and detail put into every frame of his work is so meticulous that he is still considered one of the finest filmmakers of all time, despite the far more advanced tools contemporary creators have to work with. It would be wonderful to see what someone with his talents could do with those tools. Sadly, until scientists perfect time travel, this is impossible, and directly remaking his work would set everyone involved in the project up against some very high standards. (more…)