‘Hitchcock' screenwriter's fascination the director dates back to childhood - Article Photos 1/2

ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, AUG. 5-8--FILE--Director Alfred Hitchcock stands by a bush in Hollywood, Calif., Feb., 10, 1964. Hitchcock, who died in 1980, would have been 100 years old on Friday, Aug. 13. Listed among the world's greatest filmmakers, no director so dominates a genre as Hitchcock does the thriller. (AP Photo/File)