Hitchcock

Written By Francois Truffaut
Hitchcock
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 04 December 2015
  • ISBN : 1501143220
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 3 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Hitchcock by author: Francois Truffaut which was release on 04 December 2015 and published by Simon and Schuster with total page 368 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Iconic, groundbreaking interviews of Alfred Hitchcock by film critic François Truffaut—providing insight into the cinematic method, the history of film, and one of the greatest directors of all time. In Hitchcock, film critic François Truffaut presents fifty hours of interviews with Alfred Hitchcock about the whole of his vast directorial career, from his silent movies in Great Britain to his color films in Hollywood. The result is a portrait of one of the greatest directors the world has ever known, an all-round specialist who masterminded everything, from the screenplay and the photography to the editing and the soundtrack. Hitchcock discusses the inspiration behind his films and the art of creating fear and suspense, as well as giving strikingly honest assessments of his achievements and failures, his doubts and hopes. This peek into the brain of one of cinema’s greats is a must-read for all film aficionados.

Hitchcock

Hitchcock
  • Author : Francois Truffaut
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-12-04
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Iconic, groundbreaking interviews of Alfred Hitchcock by film critic François Truffaut—providing insight into the cinematic method, the history of film, and one of the greatest directors of all time. In Hitchcock, film critic François Truffaut presents fifty hours of interviews with Alfred Hitchcock about the whole of ...

The Art of Alfred Hitchcock

The Art of Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Donald Spoto
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2010-08-18
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : This definitive illustrated survey of all of Alfred Hitchcock's films is a book no movie buff or Hitchcock fan can afford to be without. The monumental scope of Alfred Hitchcock's work remains unsurpassed by any other movie director, past or present. So many of his movies have achieved classic status ...

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Pam Pollack,Meg Belviso,Who HQ
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-12-04
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Known as one of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Alfred Hitchcock’s unique vision in movies like Psycho and The Birds sent shivers down our spines and shockwaves through the film industry. His innovative camera techniques have been studied for decades and his gift for storytelling cemented his ...

Alfred Hitchcock s Silent Films

Alfred Hitchcock s Silent Films
  • Author : Marc Raymond Strauss
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2015-01-24
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Alfred Hitchcock called the silent "the purest form of cinema," and the ten silent films he directed between 1925 and 1929 reveal the young director's mature artistry. Hitchcock's silents have often been characterized as the work of a talented amateur, a young director practicing his craft during a pre-sound era of antiquated ...

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Patrick McGilligan
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2010-10-19
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Alfred Hitchcock: A Life in Darkness and Light is the definitive biography of the Master of Suspense and the most widely recognized film director of all time. In a career that spanned six decades and produced more than 60 films – including The 39 Steps, Vertigo, Psycho, and The Birds – Alfred Hitchcock set ...

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Alfred Hitchcock
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Presents a collection of interviews with the British film director which span his five decade career....

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Nicholas Haeffner
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 125
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Haeffner is less interested in the concept of the Freudian subconscious or in the torment said to lurk deep inside Hitchcock. Instead, he examines the force that has been called Hitchcock's genius in the light of his social & economic situation, providing a novel reading of his cinematic work....

Hitchcock on Hitchcock Volume 1

Hitchcock on Hitchcock  Volume 1
  • Author : Alfred Hitchcock
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2014-12-19
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : A selection of Hitchcock's writings and interviews, arranged in several thematic groupings."...

Hitchcock s Films Revisited

Hitchcock s Films Revisited
  • Author : Robin Wood
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 413
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : When Hitchcock's Films was first published, it quickly became known as a new kind of book on film and as a necessary text in the growing body of Hitchcock criticism. This revised edition of Hitchcock's Films Revisited includes a substantial new preface in which Wood reveals his personal history as ...

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Skira Editore
  • Release Date : 2019-09-26
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : 120th anniversary of his birth, the life and masterpieces by Alfred Hitchcock, a British filmmaker, master of suspense and cinema genius. "If you make a bomb go off, the audience has a shock that lasts 10 seconds, but if you simply tell them there's a bomb, the suspense is dragged out ...

Hitchcock s Motifs

Hitchcock s Motifs
  • Author : Michael Walker
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Among the abundant Alfred Hitchcock literature, Hitchcock's Motifs has found a fresh angle. Starting from recurring objects, settings, character-types and events, Michael Walker tracks some forty motifs, themes and clusters across the whole of Hitchcock's oeuvre, including not only all his 52 extant feature films but also representative episodes from his ...

Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock
  • Author : Peter Ackroyd
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Alfred Hitchcock rigorously controlled his public image, drawing certain carefully selected childhood anecdotes into full focus and blurring out all others. In this gripping short biography, Peter Ackroyd wrests the director’s chair back from the master of control to reveal a lugubriously jolly man fond of practical jokes, who ...

Hitchcock Nonetheless

Hitchcock Nonetheless
  • Author : Marc Raymond Strauss
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2006-11-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : Alfred Hitchcock made many great films, but he also made many that critics and audiences largely dismissed. These least celebrated films, despite their admitted flaws and relative obscurity, offer much to reward the open-minded viewer. This critical study examines and reappraises fifteen such films generally overlooked by scholars and Hitchcock ...

Writing with Hitchcock

Writing with Hitchcock
  • Author : Steven DeRosa
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011-02-08
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : In spring 1953, the great director Alfred Hitchcock made the pivotal decision to take a chance and work with a young writer, John Michael Hayes. The four films Hitchcock made with Hayes over the next several years-Rear Window, To Catch a Thief, The Trouble with Harry, and The Man Who Knew ...

A Hitchcock Reader

A Hitchcock Reader
  • Author : Marshall Deutelbaum,Leland Poague
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-02-24
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 1501143220
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Summary : 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 ...