Hitchcock and Twentieth-century Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: John Orr
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Wallflower Press

John Orr looks at the work, influences, legacy and style of perhaps cinema's most famous director, Alfred Hitchcock.
The Demons of Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: John Orr†
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Ingmar Bergman's films had a very broad and rich relationship with the rest of European cinema, contrary to the myth that Bergman was a peripheral figure, culturally and aesthetically isolated from the rest of Europe. This book contends that he should be put at the very center of European film
Sight and Sound
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Orr†
Categories: Electronic journals
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

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A Hitchcock Reader
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Marshall Deutelbaum, Leland Poague
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-24 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This new edition of A Hitchcock Reader aims to preserve what has been so satisfying and successful in the first edition: a comprehensive anthology that may be used as a critical text in introductory or advanced film courses, while also satisfying Hitchcock scholars by representing the rich variety of critical
Latin Hitchcock
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Dona Kercher
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-17 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

This study explores how five major directors—Pedro Almodóvar, Alejandro Amenábar, Alex de la Iglesia, Guillermo del Toro, and Juan José Campanella—modeled their early careers on Hitchcock and his film aesthetics. In shadowing Hitchcock, their works embraced the global aspirations his movies epitomize. Each section of the book begins with an