Best 5 Alfred Hitchcock Quotations Everyone Is Dying For

The late Sir Alfred Hitchcock aka “Master Of Suspense” is Britain’s most distinguished film director and producer.

Hitchcock started off in the film industry as a scenario writer in the silent screen era in 1920.

From there, he went to directing his classics, that include “The Birds”, “The Man Who Knew Too Much”, “The Thirty Nine Steps”, “The Lady vanishes”, Dial M For Murder and many other great films.

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“To me, murder by a babbling brook drenched in sunshine is more interesting than murder in the dark and noisome alley littered Willi dead cats and offal.” – Albert Hitchcock

(I Call On Alfred Hitchcock By Pete Martin, The Saturday Evening Post, July 27, 1957; p.72)


“They tell me that murder is committed every minute, so I don’t want to waste any more of your time. I know you want to get to work.” – Albert Hitchcock

(Speech at the Gala Tribute event by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, April 29, 1974)

(This quote is also found in: It’s Only a Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: A Personal Biography by Charlotte Chandler, Simon and Schuster, 2005, The Early Years; p.302)


“To me, suspense is immeasurably more potent than mystery, and having to read a fiction murder story through in order to find out what happened bores me.” – Albert Hitchcock

(I Call On Alfred Hitchcock By Pete Martin, The Saturday Evening Post, July 27, 1957; p.72)


“The more successful the villain, the more successful the picture.” – Albert Hitchcock

(Hitchcock: A Touchstone Book by Francois Truffaut, Alfred Hitchcock, Helen G. Scott, Simon and Schuster, 1985, Interview with Francois Truffaut; p.191)


“I don’t make mysteries…I tell the audience everything, and then I make them sweat over how it will all come out.” – Albert Hitchcock

(Alfred Hitchcock Still Suspenseful By Bob Thomas, The Deseret News, August 24, 1974; p.4W)


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