Did you know that the Master of Suspense never won an Oscar, although he was nominated five times? However, he was knighted shortly before he died and his film Rebecca from 1940 won Best Picture. Many of his films are ranked among the best ever made in the industry. To hear about a few of them, please watch the video above.
Alfred Hitchcock: These Are His Best Films
Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was born in Leytonstone, England. He enjoyed one of his first jobs in advertising and this led him towards a career in the cinema. He took inspiration from German filmmaking during his time there and his 1929 film, Blackmail, was Britain's first "talkie".