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Hitchcock and the censors / John Billheimer.

Author/Creator:
Billheimer, John W., author.
Publication:
Lexington, Kentucky : The University Press of Kentucky, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 370 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Screen classics (Lexington, Ky.)
Screen classics
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Subjects:
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980.
Motion pictures -- Censorship -- Great Britain.
Motion pictures -- Censorship -- United States.
Television -- Censorship -- United States.
Motion pictures -- Censorship.
Television -- Censorship.
Great Britain.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents:
Part 1. The code and the censors: Origin of the code
Censors at work
Part II. The British years (1922-1939): The British Board of Film Censors
The British Gaumont thrillers
Part III. The Selznick years (1940-1947): Hitchcock and Selznick
Rebecca (1940)
Foreign correspondent (1940)
Mr. and Mrs. Smith (1941)
Suspicion (1941)
Saboteur (1942)
Shadow of a doubt (1943)
Lifeboat (1944)
Spellbound (1945)
Notorious (1946)
The Paradine case (1947)
Part IV. The Transatlantic years (1948-1949): Hitchcock and Transatlantic
Rope (1948)
Under Capricorn (1949)
Part V. The Warner's years (1950-1954): Hitchcock and Warner Bros
Stage fright (1950)
Strangers on a train (1951)
I confess (1953)
Dial M for murder (1954)
Part VI. The glory years (1954-1968): Hitchcock in ascendance
Rear window (1954)
To catch a thief (1955)
The trouble with Harry (1955)
The man who knew too much (1956)
The wrong man (1956)
Vertigo (1958)
North by Northwest (1959)
Psycho (1960)
The birds (1963)
Marnie (1964)
Torn curtain (1966)
Part VII. The television years (1955-1965): Television censorship
Alfred Hitchcock presents
Part VIII. The post-code years (1968-1980): The decline of the code
The rise of the rating system
Topaz (1969)
Frenzy (1972)
Family plot (1976)
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780813177427
0813177421
9780813177410 (pdf)
9780813177434 (epub)
OCLC:
1066125556