Hitchcock on Style

Cary Grant and Malcolm Atterbury in a scene from 'North by Northwest' (1959)

I’m not interested in content. It’s the same as a painter not worrying about the apples he’s painting – whether they’re sweet or sour. It’s his style, his manner of painting them – that’s where the emotion comes from.

Alfred Hitchcock

Photo: Cary Grant and Malcolm Atterbury in a scene from North by Northwest (1959)

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