Alfred Hitchcock Quotes

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A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it. -Alfred Hitchcock
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The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder. -Alfred Hitchcock
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A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Blondes make the best victims. They're like virgin snow that shows up the bloody footprints. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Television is like the invention of indoor plumbing. It didn't change people's habits. It just kept them inside the house. -Alfred Hitchcock
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If it's a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Always make the audience suffer as much as possible. -Alfred Hitchcock
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This award is meaningful because it comes from my fellow dealers in celluloid. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Give them pleasure - the same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare. -Alfred Hitchcock
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I am a typed director. If I made Cinderella, the audience would immediately be looking for a body in the coach. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Seeing a murder on television can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some. -Alfred Hitchcock
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In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Drama is life with the dull bits left out. -Alfred Hitchcock
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One must never set up a murder. They must happen unexpectedlly, as in life. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Revenge is sweet and not fattening -Alfred Hitchcock
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The ideal husband understands every word his wife doesnt say. -Alfred Hitchcock
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In a good marriage each is the others better half. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Television has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Television is like the American toaster, you push the button and the same thing pops up everytime. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Our primary function is to create an emotion and our secondary function is to sustain that emotions. -Alfred Hitchcock
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There is nothing to winning, really. That is, if you happen to be blessed with a keen eye, an agile mind, and no scruples whatsoever. -Alfred Hitchcock
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There is something more important than logic: imagination -Alfred Hitchcock
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Kicking is very important in football. In fact, some of the more enthusiastic players even kick the ball, occasionally. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Seeing a murder on television... can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare. -Alfred Hitchcock
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I'm sure anyone who likes a good crime, provided it is not the victim. -Alfred Hitchcock
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The paperback is very interesting but I find it will never replace the hardcover book - it makes a very poor doorstop. -Alfred Hitchcock
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It seems to me that television is exactly like a gun. Your enjoyment of it is determined by which end of it you're on. -Alfred Hitchcock
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The picture's over. Now I have to go and put it on film. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Twenty to life, she got, with time off for good behavior. You come around next spring. I'll introduce you. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Gee, I'm sorry I didn't hear you in all this rain. Go ahead in, please.
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In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Ideas come from everything -Alfred Hitchcock
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Revenge is sweet and not fattening. -Alfred Hitchcock
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Puns are the highest form of literature. -Alfred Hitchcock
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For me, the cinema is not a slice of life, but a piece of cake. -Alfred Hitchcock
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What is drama but life with the dull bits cut out -Alfred Hitchcock
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