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Wednesday, August 25, 1999 Published at 08:11 GMT 09:11 UK

Hitchcock's spooky centenary

Film legend Alfred Hitchcock's daughter unveils a commemorative plaque to his memory at a special ceremony in London to mark the centenary of his birth.

A chilling moment with Hitch

The shower scene from Psycho and the attack sequence from The Birds are among the favourite Hitchcock moments of News Online readers.

Hitch's mark on a century

It is 100 years since the birth of Alfred Hitchcock - BBC News Online pays tribute to the master of suspense with a series of special features.

Hitchcock: A life in film
A look at Alfred Hitchcock's 50 years of entertaining people by scaring them stiff.
Dial A to Z for Hitchcock
Dial A to Z for Hitchcock, an indispensable guide to the life of the movie legend.
The hallmarks of Hitchcock
Edward Lawrenson from the British Film Institute's Sight and Sound magazine looks at what makes Hitch worth celebrating.
Honouring the Master
Fans of Alfred Hitchcock are celebrating the centenary of his birth, watching home movies and footage never screened before.
Which raises the question...
BBC News Online seeks answers to the questions raised by Hitchcock's classic films.
What if Hitchcock directed...
Years after his death Alfred Hitchcock's influence continues to stamp its mark on modern film making. The BBC's Barry Neild considers how the legendary director might tackle a few contemporary cinema classics.
Celebrate in Hitchcock style
BBC News Online offers you some fitting suggestions to mark the Hitchcock centenary.

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