The acclaim of Vertigo as the top film of the 20th century by the British Film Institute added a new wrinkle to the legacy of Alfred Hitchcock; he’s now recognized as a master filmmaker who delved into the vagaries of human nature. Read more


By what mercurial process did Alfred Hitchcock, the acknowledged master of suspense, gradually morph into one of the most-revered cinematic auteurs, beloved of critics and moviegoers alike and offering a constant source of inspiration as we... Read more

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Opening movie credits were usually an uneventful scroll-down, just names in a listagainst a backdrop, until Saul Bass. With Man with the Golden Arm (1955), Vertigo (1958) and North by Northwest (1959), Bass interjected Modern designinto the cre.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

It’s a safe bet that the Melismatics, a Minneapolis alt-rock band with tagged-teamed husband/wife vocals, spent a fair portion of their youth glued to the TV set, watching “120 Minutes.” The group’s latest album, 2009’s Ac Read more

Today in Milwaukee

They are not even words to describe the crapfest that is happening on my TV right now. Brewers pitchers have given up two grand slams to the frickin' Washington Nationals. Both to Josh Willingham.The Nationals are 30-68, have the worst record in b.. Read more

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The Pabst/Riverside/Turner Hall conglomerate announced a flood of upcoming concerts this morning, including performances from Lucinda Williams, Puter Mulvey, Colbie Caillat, Ingrid Michaelson and Built to Spill, who headline the Turner Hall Ballro.. Read more

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Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo, a psychological mystery staring Jimmy Stewart, tanked up Vertigo ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Screening this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at the Times Cinema is Alfred Hitchcock’s Vert Vertigo ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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