Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Season 1 Episode 28

Portrait of Jocelyn

Aired Sunday 9:30 PM Apr 08, 1956 on CBS



  • Quotes

    • (Opening narration)
      Alfred Hitchcock: (Getting ready to paint a picture) What an extraordinary thumb. It completely obscures the subject i'm painting. I used to paint along the roadside, but I had to quit. Motorists insisted on giving me rides. Hold that pose. Remain perfectly still for the next half hour. Care to see my handiwork? I have several canvases ready. (He shows his paintings which read: "POST NO BILLS", "KILROY WAS HERE".) Or, if you like something more erotic. (Shows another which reads: "PAS DE STATIONNEMENT".) It's French, and of course. (He shows yet another which reads: "PLEASE STAND BY".)