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Hitchcock, Alfred 1899-1980

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Psycho by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
413 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 5,604 libraries worldwide
Disgruntled Phoenix office worker Marion Crane is fed up with the way life has treated her. She only gets to meet her lover Sam during lunch breaks and they cannot get married because of Sam's high alimony payments. One Friday, Marion is trusted to bank $40,000 by her employer. Seeing the opportunity to take the money and run, Marion leaves town and heads towards Sam's California store. Tired after the long drive and caught in a storm, she gets off the main highway and pulls into The Bates Motel. The motel is managed by a quiet young man called Norman who seems to be dominated by his mother
Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
362 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 5,177 libraries worldwide
San Francisco police detective Scottie Ferguson is forced to retire when a freak accident gives him a severe fear of heights. When a rich shipbuilder hires Scottie to follow his wife, who may be suicidal, Scottie finds himself falling in love with her. Eventually Ferguson becomes obsessed with the chance to re-create her in another woman
North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
299 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 5,169 libraries worldwide
An ad executive is mistaken for a spy by foreign agents
Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
303 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 4,832 libraries worldwide
As a photographer with a broken leg, Stewart takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. But things really begin to get hot for Stewart, Kelly and the unassuming audience when he suspects neighbor Raymond Burr of murdering his invalid wife and burying the body in a flower garden
The birds by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
250 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,120 libraries worldwide
When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds
The 39 steps by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
371 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,820 libraries worldwide
Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors
Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
364 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,351 libraries worldwide
Story of an Englishman touring Morocco with his wife and child who accidentally becomes involved in an anarchist plot to assassinate a foreign diplomat in London
Strangers on a Train by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
181 editions published between 1951 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,016 libraries worldwide
Guy Haines, a tennis star who hates his wife, is approached on a train by a stranger, Bruno Anthony, who hates his father. Anthony offers a plan: each could kill the other's victim. No motive, no clue would link the two murders save the casual meeting of strangers on a train
Alfred Hitchcock's Dial M for Murder by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
110 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,488 libraries worldwide
A man devises a plan to murder his wife, not only because he wants her money, but because she is in love with another man
Hitchcock by François Truffaut( Book )
42 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,347 libraries worldwide
Any book-length interview with Alfred Hitchcock is valuable, but considering that this volume's interlocutor is fellow director François Truffaut, the conversation is remarkable indeed. Here is a rare opportunity to eavesdrop on two cinematic masters from very different backgrounds as they cover each of Hitch's films in succession. Though this book was initially published in 1967 when Hitchcock was still active, Truffaut later prepared a revised edition that covered the final stages of his career. The book is a storehouse of insight and witticism, including the master's impressions of a classic like Rear Window ("I was feeling very creative at the time, the batteries were well charged"), his technical insight into Psycho's shower scene ("the knife never touched the body; it was all done in the [editing]"), and his ruminations on flops such as Under Capricorn ("If I were to make another picture in Australia today, I'd have a policeman hop into the pocket of a kangaroo and yell 'Follow that car!'")
Rope by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
202 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,339 libraries worldwide
Two friends strangle a classmate and invite his family and mutual friends to dinner--with the body stuffed inside the trunk for a buffet table. Inspired by the Leopold-Loeb murder
Spellbound by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
183 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,221 libraries worldwide
A psychologist falls for a suspect in a murder, which she tries to solve by unlocking the clues hidden in his mind
The lady vanishes by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
293 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,169 libraries worldwide
A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. The other passengers deny ever having seen her, leading the young woman into a complex web of mystery and high adventure
Marnie by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
153 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
Marnie, a compulsive thief and liar is caught. Her captor impulsively marries the frigid, disturbed woman in an attempt to discover the reasons for her ongoing anti-social behaviour
Hitchcock on Hitchcock : selected writings and interviews by Alfred Hitchcock( Book )
50 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Verzamelde opstellen en interviews van de Amerikaanse filmregisseur (1899-1980)
Foreign correspondent ( visu )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A full-throttle espionage thriller, starring Joel McCrea as a green Yank reporter sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war. It's wall-to-wall witty repartee, head-spinning plot twists, and brilliantly mounted suspense set pieces, including an ocean plane crash climax with astonishing special effects
Shadow of a doubt by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
14 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A young niece begins to suspect that her visiting uncle is the "Merry Widow" murderer
Hitch : the life and times of Alfred Hitchcock by John Russell Taylor( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Engelse filmregisseur (geb. 1899)
Hitchcock--the murderous gaze by William Rothman( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Confronting murder in the newspaper, on screen, and in sensational trials, we often feel the killer is fundamentally incomprehensible and morally alien. But this was not always the popular response to murder. In Murder Most Foul, Karen Halttunen explores the changing view of murder from early New England sermons read at the public execution of murderers, through the nineteenth century, when secular and sensational accounts replaced the sacred treatment of the crime, to today's true crime literature and tabloid reports. The early narratives were shaped by a strong belief in original sin and spiritual redemption, by the idea that all murders were natural manifestations of the innate depravity of humankind. In a dramatic departure from that view, the Gothic imagination--with its central conventions of the fundamental horror and mystery of the crime--seized upon the murderer as a moral monster, separated from the normal majority by an impassable gulf. Halttunen shows how this perception helped shape the modern response to criminal transgression, mandating criminal incarceration, and informing a social-scientific model of criminal deviance. The Gothic expression of horror and inhumanity is the predominant response to radical evil today; it has provided a set of conventions surrounding tales of murder that appear to be natural and instinctive, when in fact they are rooted in the nineteenth century. Halttunen's penetrating insight into her extraordinary treasure trove of creepy popular crime literature reveals how our stories have failed to make sense of the killer and how that failure has constrained our understanding and treatment of criminality today
Alfred Hitchcock & the British cinema by Tom Ryall( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
First published in 1986, this standard account of Hitchcock's British films and film-making is now available again in a Second Edition with a new Introduction and Bibliography. It will be welcomed by all students of the film and admirers of Hitchcock
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Alfred Hiçkok
Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock angol filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró és producer
Alfred Hitchcock Britaniko nga agar-aramid ti pelikula
Alfred Hitchcock britischer Filmregisseur und -produzent
Alfred Hitchcock British filmmaker
Alfred Hitchcock British filmmaker (1899–1980)
Alfred Hitchcock Brits filmregisseur
Alfred Hitchcock Britse rolprentregisseur
Alfred Hitchcock britský filmový režisér
Alfred Hitchcock britský filmový režisér a producent
Alfred Hitchcock brittisk filmregissör
Alfred Hitchcock brytyjski reżyser i producent filmowy
Alfred Hitchcock cinéaste britannique
Alfred Hitchcock director de cine británico
Alfred Hitchcock director de cine británico nacionalizado americano, mestre do xénero do thriller de suspense
Alfred Hitchcock direutor de cine británicu
Alfred Hitchcock regista britannico, considerato il "maestro del brivido"
Alfred Hitchcock Yönetmen
Alfred Joseph Hitchcock
Alfreds Hėčkuoks
Alfrēds Hičkoks
Alfredus Hitchcock
Chitskok, Alphrent
Chitskok, Alphrent 1899-1980
Hīchakāk, Al-Frad 1899-1980
Hīchkāk, Ālfirid 1899-1980
Hičkok Al'fred
Hičkoks, Alfrēds 1899-1980
Hitchcock Alfred
Hitchcock, Alfred 1899-1980 Sir
Hitchcock Alfred J.
Hitchcock Alfred Joseph
Hitchcock, Alfred Joseph 1899-
Hitchcock, Alfred Joseph 1899-1980
Hitchcock, Alfred Joseph 1899-1980 Sir
Hitchcock, Alfred Joseph, Sir, 1899-1980
Hitchcock, Alfred, Sir, 1899-1980
Hsi-chʿü-kʿao-kʾo 1899-1980
Sir Alfred Hitchcock
Άλφρεντ Χίτσκοκ
Алфред Гічкок
Алфред Хичкок
Альфред Хичкок
Альфред Хичкок британский и американский кинорежиссёр, продюсер, сценарист
Альфред Хічкок
Альфрэд Гічкок
Альфрэд Хічкок
Хитчкок, Альфред 1899-1980
Хичкок, Альфред
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אלפרד היצ'קוק במאי אנגלי
אלפרעד היטשקאק
היצ'קוק, אלפרד 1899-1980
ألفرد هيتشكوك، 1899-1980
آلفرد هیچکاک
آلفرد هیچکاک فیلم‌ساز بریتانیایی
ألفريد هتشكوك
ألفريد هتشكوك، 1899-1980
الفريد هيتشكوك
الفریڈ ہچکاک
ایلفریڈ ہچکاک
هتشكوك، ألفرد، 1899-1980
هيتشكوك، ألفريد، 1899-1980
‏هيچکاک، الفرد‏.
هيچکاک، الفرد، 1899-1980
ئەلفرید ھیچکۆک
अल्फ्रेड हिच्कक्
आल्फ्रेड हिचकॉक
एल्फ़्रेड हिचकॉक
অ্যালফ্রেড হিচকক British film director and film producer
আলফ্রেড হিচকক British film director and film producer
ਅਲਫਰੇਡ ਹਿਚਕੌਕ
ஆல்பிரட் ஹிட்ச்காக்
ఆల్‌ఫ్రెడ్ హిచ్‌కాక్
ಆಲ್ಫ್ರೆಡ್ ಹಿಚ್ಕಾಕ್
ആൽഫ്രെഡ് ഹിച്ച്‌കോക്ക്
อัลเฟรด ฮิตช์ค็อก
ალფრედ ჰიჩკოკი
앨프리드 히치콕
히치콕, 알프레드 1899-1980
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ヒッチコック, アルフレッド
亞佛烈德·希區考克 英國導演
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French (87)
Italian (52)
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