Psychoanalysis And Film

Overview

In full acknowledgment of the important cultural significance of film, this outstanding collection of psychoanalytic essays brings a methodological and theoretical sophistication to an absorbing range of film material. From Wild Strawberries and Vertigo to Titanic and Being John Malkovich, this intelligent and enjoyable collection succeedes in combining clarity and accessibility with a deeply informed scholarship.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Paperback (New Edition)
$29.95
BN.com price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (9) from $24.40   
  • New (5) from $29.64   
  • Used (4) from $24.40   
Psychoanalysis and Film

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$33.95
BN.com price

Overview

In full acknowledgment of the important cultural significance of film, this outstanding collection of psychoanalytic essays brings a methodological and theoretical sophistication to an absorbing range of film material. From Wild Strawberries and Vertigo to Titanic and Being John Malkovich, this intelligent and enjoyable collection succeedes in combining clarity and accessibility with a deeply informed scholarship.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781855752757
  • Publisher: Other Press, LLC
  • Publication date: 8/1/2002
  • Series: Hawksmere Report
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 248
  • Sales rank: 1,260,203
  • Product dimensions: 0.56 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 6.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Glen O. Gabbard is Brown Foundation Chair of Psychoanalysis, Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Director of the Baylor Psychiatry Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He is also Training and Supervising Analyst at the Houston-Galveston Psychoanalytic Institute in Houston. He was Joint Editor-In-Chief of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis between 2001 and 2007.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 1
2 The end of time: a psychoanalytic perspective on Ingmar Bergman's Wild Strawberries 17
3 Hitchcock's Vertigo: the collapse of a rescue fantasy 29
4 Neil Jordan's The Crying Game 63
5 Hidden in the imagery: an unconscious scene in The Conformist 69
6 "Ah doctor, is there nothin' I can take?": A Review of Reservoir Dogs 75
7 Arthur Penn's Night Movies: a film that interprets us 83
8 Lone Star: signs, borders and thresholds 93
9 Letters, words and metaphors: a psychoanalytic reading of Michael Radford's Il Postino 101
10 Truffaut and the failure of introjection 107
11 I have not spoken: silence in The Piano 115
12 Over-exposure: Terry Zwigoff's Crumb 121
13 Narrating desire and desiring narration: a psychoanalytic reading of The English Patient 129
14 The Remains of the Day 147
15 Deconstructing Dirty Harry: Clint Eastwood's undoing of the Hollywood myth of screen masculinity 153
16 The thing from inner space: Titanic and Deep Impact 161
17 Chinatown 169
18 Saving Private Ryan's surplus repression 177
19 M (1931) 183
20 Remembering and repeating in Eve's Bayou 193
21 Watching voyeurs: Michael Powell's Peeping Tom (1960) 201
22 Egoyan's Exotica: where does the real horror reside? 211
23 The real thing? Some thoughts on Boys Don't Cry 221
24 15 minutes of fame revisited: Being John Malkovich 229
25 The Sixth Sense 235
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)