Alfred Hitchcock is one of history’s most beloved directors. He brought a number of films to life, providing the world with some of the most iconic images which have ever been made through cinema. His films have become a part of pop culture, with moments and events in the films being a part of common public knowledge. He has inspired scores of filmmakers, giving many people the drive to go out there and make terrific films which have also become a great feature of cinema. Considered to be one of the greatest directors of all time, it is only natural that a large number of people would want to start collections based around this classic director.
Many different books have been published all about this director, from biographies to tomes detailing his films. Some of the films have been so iconic that there are books solely dedicated to the making of those individual films, such as Psycho, North by Northwest, or Vertigo. Other books can be found such as collections of all the poster artwork from his long and varied career. All of these forms of books can be considered to be celebrity collectible memorabilia since they are dedicated to things that Hitchcock heavily had a hand in.
Alfred Hitchcock’s films have all been released many times on both video and DVD, giving the world the chance to enjoy his movies. Many of these movies have been released as special collector’s editions, however. Each of these films will often come in special packaging with special bonus materials located inside. These will often delight collectors, giving them a chance to see more about their favorite filmmaker and all of his techniques. Hopefully, one could become a better filmmaker by studying the Master of Suspense. These DVDs can all lend a hand to that. Some editions have even been produced which release a great number of his most famous films all in one special, collectible box set.
Hitchcock also inspired a number of games, some during the height of his popularity in the classic American home from his television show. Hitchcock produced his own mystery board game which has players racing around a deserted old home, trying to solve a murder mystery that happened there. Clue has produced its own homage to Hitchcock, with a special edition Hitchcock themed game where all of the suspects, rooms, and weapons are taken directly from his films. A few computer games have even been produced which take elements from his best movies and have the players solve the mystery using those elements.
Considering how highly esteemed Alfred Hitchcock is, there is no surprise that people believe in his collectibles as much as they do. There is no telling about how much influence Hitchcock has played in the world of cinema, nor how much he will continue to play in the future. With someone who has gives as much as he has to the world of movie making, it is easy to believe that people will be gathering celebrity collectibles and memorabilia about this great director for many years to come.