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Title Hitchcock at the source : the auteur as adaptor / edited by R. Barton Palmer and David Boyd
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 327 pages) : illustrations
Series The SUNY series, horizons of cinema
SUNY series, horizons of cinema.
Contents Introduction / David Boyd and R. Barton Palmer -- From stage to page / Thomas Leitch -- Hitchcock and The three pleasure gardens / Sidney Gottlieb -- Hitchcock and The Manxman: a Victorian bestseller on the silent screen / Mary Hammond -- Blackmail: Charles Bennett and the decisive turn / Carles Barr -- The man who knew too much: Alfred Hitchcock, John Buchan and the thrill of the chase / Mark Glancy -- Secret agent: coming in from the cold, Maugham style / R. Barton Palmer -- The lady vanishes: but she won't go away / Noel King and Toby Miller -- The trouble with Rebecca / David Boyd -- Depth psychology on the surface: Hitchcock's Spellbound / Alan Woolfolk -- Unrecognizable origins: The song of the dragon and Notorious / Matthew H. Bernstein -- Morbid psychologies and so forth: The fine art of rope / David Sterritt -- Under a distemperate star: Under Capricorn (1949) / Constantine Verevis -- Bruno's game or the case of the sardonic psychopath / Douglas McFarland -- Alfred Hitchcock presents Dial m for murder: the submerged televisuality of a stage to big screen adaptation / Ina Rae Hark -- The author of this claptrap: Cornell Woolrich, Alfred Hitchcock and Rear window / Pamela Robertson Wojcik -- To catch a thief: light reading on a dark topic / Hilary Radner -- Woman-as-death: Vertigo as source / Barbara Creed -- Psycho: trust the tale / Brian McFarlane -- Thirteen ways of looking at The birds / Murray Pomerance -- A brief anatomy of Family plot / Lesley Brill
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Boyd, David, 1944-
Palmer, R. Barton, 1946-
ISBN 1438437501
1461906326 (electronic bk.)
9781461906322 (electronic bk.)