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EARLIEST HITCHCOCK FILM FOUND

August 3, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In what one film historian called “the missing link” between Alfred Hitchcock’s early days in the movie business and his career as a celebrated director has been discovered in New Zealand. The first 30 minutes of the silent movie The White Shadow, made in 1923 when Hitchcock was 24 years old, was located in the […]

VETERAN ACTOR/DIRECTOR JACKIE COOPER DEAD AT 88

May 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Jackie Cooper, whose history in the movie business probably predated that of any other living film star, died Tuesday in Los Angeles at age 88. He first appeared in short films at the age of 6, then joined the ragged tykes in the early Our Gang comedy shorts a year later. At the age of […]