Jamaica Inn: 75th Anniversary Edition
A rediscovered classic by the master of suspense, fully restored in 4K in collaboration with the British Film Institute from an archival picture negative. In this dark period drama, a young woman discovers her uncle heads a gang of ship-wreckers and murderers under the secret patronage of the local squire, wickedly played by Charles Laughton. Her efforts to stop their wicked ways leads her down a path filled with murder and betrayal.
Jamaica Inn was he first of Hitchcock's adaptations of Daphne Du Maurier's novels including "Rebecca" and "The Birds." It was also Hitchcock's last film made in the UK before coming to America and the film that introduced the world to Maureen O'Hara.