Alfred Hitchcock 1899-1980
English-born American motion-picture director whose suspenseful films and television programs won immense popularity and critical acclaim over a long and tremendously productive career. His films are marked by a macabre sense of humour and a somewhat bleak view of the human condition.

Some of his notable works include

Notorious 1946

Vertigo 1958

North by Northwest 1959

Psycho 1960