Lions, Towers & Shields #39 November 4, 2021

Hitchcock’s Two-Hour Tour

What happens when an unlikely group of strangers shares an ocean voyage? If it’s the middle of WWII and Alfred Hitchcock is directing, don’t expect a frothy comedy, dah-ling. Do expect raconteur and occasional film actress Tallulah Bankhead, with John Hodiak, Walter Slezak, William Bendix and Hume Cronyn. They’re all stuck on a lifeboat after their merchant ship is torpedoed.

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The Movie: review/commentary on a single classic film

Next time, we’ll watch

D. O. A. (1949)

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