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    Watch: Alfred Hitchcock's 'Vertigo' Is All About Power Struggles and Blocking

    In the scene from Hitchcock's 'Vertigo' shrewdly and economically analyzed here by YouTube's Evan Puschak, aka 'The NerdWriter," Gavin Elster wants Scottie Ferguson to take his questionable case very much, but Scottie is reluctant. The conversation we witness between the two of them is all about pow...

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    Watch: Alfred Hitchcock's 'Psycho' is a Game of Perspectives

    Alfred Hitchcock turned 'Psycho' into a classic by using this skeleton story to construct a madhouse of a tale. One of his primary lines of attack, as shown in this brilliant video essay by Julian Palmer, was to constantly shift the perspective from which the story is told.

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    This Week In Home Video: 'Chi-Raq,' 'The Assassin,' and More

    Plus: Alfred Hitchock's "The Wrong Man," and film noir "Kansas City Confidential."

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    Watch: Alfred Hitchcock's Editing Mastery in the 'Psycho' Shower Scene

    This video essay by "Love of Film" shows us Hitchcock's cuts in the famous 'Psycho' shower scene, arranged in a nice, boxlike organization, which actually makes the method and strategy employed here quite clear, from the start of the shower to the screaming from the Bates house.

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    'Hitchcock/Truffaut': Directors from Fincher to Scorsese Revisit Truffaut's Famous Interview

    Kent Jones' documentary is a must-see for film wonks, expanding the original conversation to some insightful next-generation directors.

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