Monday, January 14, 2008

THE 39 STEPS Retraced

The New York Daily News recently published an article about one man's journey to retrace THE 39 STEPS trail in Scotland. Here's one interesting insight:

"But what excited me most was the clack-CLACK, clack-CLACK sound of the train's wheels running over the track - the exact sound that heightens suspense as Hannay eludes police by scaling the outside of the train's carriages. A master of detail, Alfred Hitchcock surely had recorded a train crossing this bridge."

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