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Go behind the scenes with an insightful look at horror films?and the directors who create them The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films: Dark Parades examines the work of several of the genre's most influential directors and investigates how traditional themes of isolation, alienation, death,...

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Author / Creator:Royer, Carl.
Imprint:New York : Haworth Press, ©2005.
Description:1 online resource (xvii, 120 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Horror films -- History and criticism.
Horror films -- Psychological aspects.
ART -- Film & Video.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Reference.
Horror films.
Horror films -- Psychological aspects.
Horrorfilm
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11299971
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Other authors / contributors:Royer, Diana, 1959-
ISBN:9781136417924
1136417923
9780203050163
0203050169
9780203050163
078902263X
9780789022639
0789022648
9780789022646
Notes:Filmography: pages 109-111.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-116) and index.
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Summary:Go behind the scenes with an insightful look at horror films?and the directors who create them The Spectacle of Isolation in Horror Films: Dark Parades examines the work of several of the genre's most influential directors and investigates how traditional themes of isolation, alienation, death, and transformation have helped build the foundation of horror cinema. Authors Carl and Diana Royer examine the techniques used by Alfred Hitchcock that place his work squarely in the horror (rather than suspense) genre, discuss avant-garde cinema's contributions to mainstream horror, explore.
Other form:Print version: Royer, Carl. Spectacle of isolation in horror films. New York : Haworth Press, ©2005 9780789022639