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CAIRO BOOKS's Description
A comprehensive introduction to Alfred Hitchcock¿s major British and Hollywood
films, which navigates the reader through the wealth of critical commentaries.
Locates the director¿s remarkable body of work within traditions of highbrow,
middlebrow and lowbrow culture, and their appeal to different types of audience
The author explores Hitchcock¿s mastery of the technical means used to build
and maintain suspense. Examines a style which always featured, murder,
espionage, deception, mistaken identities, chase sequences, wry touches of
humor and occasional intrusion of the macabre in various combinations