Hitchcock Gallery:
Stills from the films
see also the Topics page

Stills from:

The Thirty-Nine Steps, 1935
Sabotage, 1937
Young & Innocent, 1937
Shadow of a Doubt, 1943
Notorious, 1946
Strangers on a Train, 1950
I Confess, 1953
Rear Window, 1954
The Wrong Man, 1956
Vertigo, 1958
North by Northwest, 1959
Psycho, 1960
The Birds, 1963
Frenzy, 1972
Family Plot, 1976

The Thirty-Nine Steps: motifs, cameo, MacGuffins
The Thirty-Nine Steps: audio match cut, police, eyes, etc.
The Thirty-Nine Steps: theatres as settings

Sabotage: 'Who Killed Cock Robin' sequence
various Sabotage stills
Young & Innocent: discovery of the body
Young & Innocent: the crane shot
Shadow of a Doubt: the East coast opening
Shadow of a Doubt: the Santa Rosa opening
Shadow of a Doubt: Uncle Charlie's arrival by train
Shadow of a Doubt: the dinner table scene
Shadow of a Doubt: the library scene
Shadow of a Doubt: the cafe scene (1)
Shadow of a Doubt: the cafe scene (2)
Shadow of a Doubt: the porch scene
Shadow of a Doubt: the garage love scene
Shadow of a Doubt: Uncle Charlie's hands & wings
various Shadow of a Doubt stills

Notorious: the star system
Notorious: point of view shooting, 1
Notorious: point of view, 2: racetrack scene
Notorious: the wine cellar scene 1: the MacGuffin
Notorious: the wine cellar scene 2: the kiss
Notorious: the poisoned coffee scene
Notorious: the rescue and escape
Notorious: Mother Sebastian
Notorious: the grim fairy tale
various Notorious stills: cameo, crane shot, introductions
various Notorious stills: authorities, cooking, rear projection
Strangers on a Train: criss-cross
Strangers on a Train: exchange of guilt
Strangers on a Train: the carousel
various Strangers on a Train stills

I Confess: the opening
I Confess: Father Logan's walk through the city
I Confess: Mme Grandfort's story
I Confess: montage of churches
I Confess: after the verdict
I Confess: the conclusion
I Confess: lighting
I Confess: point of view: reaction shots
I Confess: religious imagery
various I Confess stills

Rear Window: the meta-level (self-referentiality)
Rear Window: the courtyard
Rear Window: the voyeur
Rear Window: introduction of Grace Kelly
Rear Window: visual storytelling: the tour of Jeff's apartment
Rear Window: feminine intuition
Rear Window: after the dog's death
Rear Window: the voyeur discovered
Rear Window: the confrontation
Rear Window: Jeff's fall
Rear Window: point of view
Read Window: costumes
various Rear Window stills
Rear Window: The Simpsons parody

The Wrong Man: Hitchcock's appearan ce & the opening minutes
The Wrong Man: police & jail
The Wrong Man: Rose Balestrero's madness & the ending
The Wrong Man: apprehension of the real thief
The Wrong Man: does the real thief pass Manny?

Vertigo: Ernie's Restaurant
Vertigo: storyboards & stills of the oceanside kiss
Vertigo: storyboard for the final tower shot
Vertigo: the transformation of Judy
- a musical source: the "Liebestod" from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde
Vertigo: Madeleine and Judy
Vertigo: "freedom and power": Elster & Scottie
Vertigo: mirrors and mirror images
Vertigo: the final drive south
Vertigo: dangling & falling
Vertigo: color design
The 'Vertigo effect'
The oneiric frame: is it all a dream?
Vertigo: point of view
Vertigo: Scottie's nightmare
Vertigo: Hitchcock's contemplated changes
various Vertigo stills 1: eyes, swirls, Elster, Midge
various Vertigo stills 2: Hitchcock's cameo, angle shots, etc
various Vertigo stills 3: "false ending" scenes, the
McKittrick Hotel.
Vertigo & Brian De Palma's Obsession
Obsession: additional stills

North by Northwest: paging George Kaplan
North by Northwest: United Nations sequence
North by Northwest: the Professor & the Cold War
North by Northwest: Roger and Eve
North by Northwest: geometry, angles, compositions, 1
North by Northwest: geometry, angles, compositions, 2
North by Northwest: the cropduster sequence
North by Northwest: on Mount Rushmore
various North by Northwest stills
North by Northwest: diagram of the cropduster sequence

Psycho parlor scene
Psycho shower scene
- storyboards for the shower scene
Psycho: The Phoenix opening & dating in the plot
Psycho: Arbogast meets Mother
Psycho: Norman at the swamp
Psycho: Lila meets Mother
Psycho: Hitchcock's skull effect
Psycho: lighting effects
Psycho & the gaze
Hitchcock motifs in Psycho,1: birds, eyes, hands
Hitchcock motifs in Psycho, 2: mirrors, police
The Psycho house and its sources
various Psycho stills

The Birds: main characters
The Birds: the opening
The Birds: the death of the farmer
The Birds: the restaurant scene & attack (1)
The Birds: the restaurant scene & attack (2)
The Birds: the school
The Birds: the attic attack on Melanie (1,2,3)
The Birds: the ending (1,2)

Frenzy: the falsely accused man
Frenzy: the psychopath
Frenzy: Inspector & Mrs Oxford
Frenzy: food, sex, & death
various Frenzy stills: marriage, jail, police, etc.