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By John Belton

ISBN-10: 0521564239

ISBN-13: 9780521564236

ISBN-10: 0521564530

ISBN-13: 9780521564533

Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window is among the icons of yank filmmaking. an ideal instance of Hollywood cinema at its top, it truly is an interesting piece of leisure in addition to a desirable meditation at the nature of the movie itself. A suspense mystery a couple of chair-bound observer who suspects his neighbour of murdering his spouse, the narrative turns into the motor vehicle for Hitchcock's exploration of the elemental elements of cinema, from voyeurism and dreamlike fable to the method of narration itself. This quantity presents a clean research of Rear Window, that is tested from a number of views in a chain of essays released right here for the 1st time. supplying an account of the particular creation of the movie, in addition to feminist and cultural readings of it, it additionally demonstrates the impression of Rear Window on a variety of filmmakers, together with Antonioni, De Palma, and Coppola.

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