The Shining

The Shining

by Roger Luckhurst
     
 

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Roger Luckhurst's study of Kubrick's dark masterpiece 'The Shining' illuminates the film's themes, tropes and resonances through a detailed analysis of sequences and performances. Taking the maze as a key motif, Luckhurst offers numerous threads with which to navigate the strange twists and turns along the corridors of this enigmatic film.  See more details below

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Roger Luckhurst's study of Kubrick's dark masterpiece 'The Shining' illuminates the film's themes, tropes and resonances through a detailed analysis of sequences and performances. Taking the maze as a key motif, Luckhurst offers numerous threads with which to navigate the strange twists and turns along the corridors of this enigmatic film.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844576395
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
11/08/2013
Series:
BFI Film Classics Series
Pages:
104
Sales rank:
347,124
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Roger Luckhurst is Professor of Modern Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London. His many books include The Trauma Question (2008) and The Mummy's Curse (2012).

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