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240 Pages | 33 b/w illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526139528

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Partners in Suspense

Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock

First Edition

Steven Rawle and K. J. Donnelly

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first volume to focus specifically on the partnership between Hitchcock and Herrmann, setting their work in context and analysing its contribution to the Hitchcock oeuvre
  • 2016 is the fiftieth anniversary of the bust-up over Torn Curtain, and the partnership's end. The book coincides with this anniversary, and features new historical research on their working relationship
  • Features new essays by some of the leading Hitchcock experts, including Charles Barr, Jack Sullivan, Sidney Gottlieb and Murray Pomerance
  • Takes new perspectives on the relationships between cinematic vision, audition and music
  • Reveals innovative approaches to the analysis of the lasting legacy of the Hitchcock-Herrmann partnership

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