the-39-steps

Alfred Hitchcock was already a prolific film-maker by 1935 but of all his early work The 39 Steps, released 80 years ago today, August 1, 1935,┬áis considered the best. Upon reading the original novel by John Buchan one can easily see why it appealed to the master of suspense. A suave, spy thriller featuring a stiff-upper-lipped hero… Read more