Night of the Hunter

Night of the Hunter

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by Simon Callow
     
 

This is an examination of "The Night of the Hunter", Charles Laughton's only outing as a film director. It looks at the symbolism of the piece, at Willa, her throat cut sitting in the Model-T Ford, and the Preacher, a silhouetted threat on the horizon.

Overview

This is an examination of "The Night of the Hunter", Charles Laughton's only outing as a film director. It looks at the symbolism of the piece, at Willa, her throat cut sitting in the Model-T Ford, and the Preacher, a silhouetted threat on the horizon.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851708225
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
BFI Film Classics Series
Pages:
79
Product dimensions:
5.29(w) x 7.52(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

Simon Callow is one of Britain's foremost stage and film actors. He has written acclaimed biographies of Charles Laughton and Orson Welles.

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