Keywords: #Alfred Hitchcock #Carlyle Blackwell #Ivor Novello #June #Marie Ault #Michael Balcon #The Lodger A Story of the London Fog #The lodger 1927
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Ozus' World Movie Reviews
August 30, 2010 Brilliant visual touches.
August 09, 2012 This restoration of Hitchcock's 1926 silent melodrama offers a gripping prehistory not just of his own work, but the Hollywood thriller itself.Read in Source
July 31, 2012 Make allowances for Ivor Novello's hammy acting as the mysterious lodger wrongly accused of the killings, and relish instead Hitch's intuitive grasp of visual storytelling.Read in Source
November 10, 2012 Though the story has been remade many times, Hitchcock's silent version (his third work) holds up well, bearing the director's distinctive vision; he said his career relly began with that pictureRead in Source
Little White Lies
August 09, 2012 One for Hitch fans, one for thriller fans, one for cinema fans. Do not miss.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 Not a great film, but a remarkable one, with Hitchcock at his most 'innovative.'Read in Source
New York Times
March 25, 2006 The picture has a very, very excellent begining, a mediocre middle and a most deplorable ending. A minor fault is that its running time is about fifteen minutes too long.
August 06, 2012 Sawhney's score brings contemporary melodies to Hitch's silent delight.Read in Source
London Evening Standard
August 10, 2012 Even with its obvious debt to German Expressionism, The Lodger has Hitchcock hallmarks. It's the master's first film to suggest a certain kind of fun and games as well as thrills.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...