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Alfred Hitchcock : architect of anxiety 1899-1980

Author: Paul Duncan
Publisher: Köln : Taschen, 2011.
Series: Complete films.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hitchcock's name is synonymous with suspense, that is to say, masterful, spine-tingling, thrilling, shocking, excruciating, eye-boggling suspense. With masterpieces such as Rebecca, Vertigo, Rear Window, and Psycho, Alfred Hitchcock (1899-1980) fashioned an extremely original approach to filmmaking that is oft imitated though never equalled.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Alfred Hitchcock; Alfred Hitchcock; Alfred Hitchcock
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Duncan
ISBN: 9783836527798 3836527790
OCLC Number: 707603985
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 31 cm.
Series Title: Complete films.
Responsibility: Paul Duncan.

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Hitchcock's name is synonymous with suspense - that is to say, masterful, spine-tingling, thrilling, shocking, excruciating, eye-boggling suspense. This title traces his life and career, from his  Read more...

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"Mystery is mystifying; it is an intellectual thing. Suspense is an emotional thing." (Alfred Hitchcock)"

 
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