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The Resource The moment of Psycho : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder, David Thomson

The moment of Psycho : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder, David Thomson

Label
The moment of Psycho : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder
Title
The moment of Psycho
Title remainder
how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder
Statement of responsibility
David Thomson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In "The Moment of Psycho," film critic David Thomson situates "Psycho" in Alfred Hitchcock's career, recreating the mood and time when the seminal film erupted onto film screens worldwide. Thomson brilliantly demonstrates how Hitchcock's creation represented all America wanted from a film--and still does
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
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Thomson, David
Dewey number
791.43/72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Label
The moment of Psycho : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder, David Thomson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-173) and index
Contents
1960 -- Continuity -- Room service -- Housekeeping -- Hitch-cock -- Other bodies in the swamp -- A noir society -- Lonely people -- On the way to Fairvale
Control code
ocn316825647
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
183 p.
Isbn
9780465003396
Lccn
2009030821
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316825647
Label
The moment of Psycho : how Alfred Hitchcock taught America to love murder, David Thomson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-173) and index
Contents
1960 -- Continuity -- Room service -- Housekeeping -- Hitch-cock -- Other bodies in the swamp -- A noir society -- Lonely people -- On the way to Fairvale
Control code
ocn316825647
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
183 p.
Isbn
9780465003396
Lccn
2009030821
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316825647

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