Alfred Hitchcock

Author: Richard Allen
Editor: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1838714278
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This collection of essays displays the range and breadth of Hitchcock scholarship and assesses the significance of his body of work as a bridge between the fin de siecle culture of the 19th century and the 20th century. It engages with Hitchcock's characteristic formal and aesthetic preoccupations.
Alfred Hitchcock
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Richard Allen, Sam Ishii-Gonzales
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This collection of essays displays the range and breadth of Hitchcock scholarship and assesses the significance of his body of work as a bridge between the fin de siecle culture of the 19th century and the 20th century. It engages with Hitchcock's characteristic formal and aesthetic preoccupations.
Žižek through Hitchcock
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Laurence Simmons
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-12 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Maverick Slovenian cultural theorist, philosopher and psychoanalyst Slavoj Žižek has made his name elaborating the complexities of psychoanalytic and Marxist theory through the exotic use of examples from film and popular culture. But what if we were to take Žižek’s pretensions to cinephilia and film criticism seriously? In this book,
Hitchcock
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Richard Allen, Sam Ishii-Gonzales
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This new collection of writings on Alfred Hitchcock considers Hitchcock both in his time and as a continuing influence on filmmakers, films and film theory. The contributions, who include leading scholars such as Slavoj Zizek, Laura Mulvey, Peter Wollen, and James Naremore, discuss canonical films such as Notorious and The
Hitchcock's Romantic Irony
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Richard Allen
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Is Hitchcock a superficial, though brilliant, entertainer or a moralist? Do his films celebrate the ideal of romantic love or subvert it? In a new interpretation of the director's work, Richard Allen argues that Hitchcock orchestrates the narrative and stylistic idioms of popular cinema to at once celebrate and subvert
Hitchcock & the Anxiety of Authorship
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Leslie H. Abramson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Springer

Hitchcock and the Anxiety of Authorship examines issues of cinema authorship engaged by and dynamized within the director's films. A unique study of self-reflexivity in Hitchcock's work from his earliest English silents to his final Hollywood features, this book considers how the director's releases constitute ever-shifting meditations on the conditions