The Extraordinary Image: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, and the Reimagining of Cinema

The Extraordinary Image: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, and the Reimagining of Cinema

by Robert P. Kolker

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813583099
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 11/30/2016
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 698,780
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 15 Years

About the Author

ROBERT P. KOLKER has been teaching and writing about film for over forty years. He is the author or editor of A Cinema of Loneliness (4th ed.,); The Altering Eye; Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey: New Essays; The Oxford Handbook of Film and Media Studies; The Cultures of American Film; and Film, Form, and Culture

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments
 

Prelude
 
The Passion of Film
 
What We Talk About When We Talk About Film
 
The Body of Work
 
Origins
 
The Films They Made

 
The Work of the Body
 
Hunger Artists
 
Apollo, Dionysus, and Nemesis
 
Embodiment and Performance

 
Form, Time, and Space

 
The Dreamworld
 
The Spaces of Space Fiction
 
Cycles and Symmetry
 
Photograph of a Photograph

 
Power and Sexuality
 
The Art of Feeling
 
Coda: An Immense Shadow

 
Chronology of Films by Welles, Hitchcock, and Kubrick

 
Notes
Select Bibliography
Index
 

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