'The Lodger' Is the First True Hitchcock Film and His First Masterpiece | 10 Jul 2017 // 9:30 PM
Here we have Hitchcock's first archetype of "the wrong man", his first blonde heroine, and his first cop-boyfriend of ambiguous character. We also have his mastery of image and, ironically for a silent film, of sound.
The Lodger | 22 Jan 2009 // 9:00 PM
David Ondaatje's movie offers up a series of potentially interesting meta-texts, concerning the significantly named Manning's obsession and aggression, his professional identity and, of course, masculinity.
Two Cursed Creatures: 'The Undying Monster' and 'The Lodger' | 20 Dec 2016 // 9:45 PM
John Brahm's handsome expressionist thrillers get Blu-ray upgrades.