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Issue 5. December, 2014.

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The Art of Indirection in Trouble in Paradise
Andrew Klevan

Dear Friend: The Shop Around the Corner and In the Good Old Summertime
Josh Cluderay

The Inexpressible: The Sense of the Metaphysical in The Thin Red Line
Katerina Virvidaki

Complex Staging: The Hidden Dimensions of Roy Andersson’s Aesthetics
Julian Hanich

Jim Hillier: 1941 – 2014 - A Tribute

A Tribute to Jim Hillier
Editorial Board

(nostalgia)
Jim Hillier

Ma Nuit chez Maud
Jim Hillier

This issue edited by Alex Clayton and Kathrina Glitre. Design by Lucy Fife Donaldson and Kathrina Glitre.

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Issue 4. June, 2013.

James Movie

Regional Horizons in The Last Detail
Adam O'Brien

Luxury and Largesse in Film
George Toles

Talking Space in Vertigo
Murray Pomerance

Play It Again, Butch, Cricket, Chick, Smoke, Happy...: The Performances of Hoagy Carmichael as a Hollywood Bar-room Pianist
Ian Garwood

Rereading A Countess from Hong Kong: Action, Speech, and Style in Charlie Chaplin's Final Feature
Donna Kornhaber


Opening Shots

Only Yesterday
Charles Barr

The Wonderful Country
Pete Falconer


Andrew Sarris: A Tribute

The Devil and the Nun
Andrew Sarris


A Robin Wood Archive (2)

Mashed Marlowe
Robin Wood

Controlling the Situation
Robin Wood

Poet of the Cinema
Robin Wood

Mad Smile of a Hollow Civilisation
Robin Wood

A Matter of Life and Death
Robin Wood

Issue edited by Andrew Klevan and Victor Perkins. Designed by Lucy Fife Donaldson, John Gibbs, and James MacDowell.

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Issue 3. January, 2012.

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The Fritz Lang Dossier, Part 2

Rush to Judgement: Imperfect Justice in Fury (1936)
Stella Bruzzi

You Only Live Once (1937)
V. F. Perkins

Going Straight: The Past and the Future in The Return of Frank James (1940)
Edward Gallafent

The Woman in the Window (1944)
Mark Rappaport

Guess-Work: Scarlet Street (1945)
Adrian Martin

The Big Heat: Acts of Violence (1953)
Peter William Evans

Human Desire (1954)
Deborah Thomas

Lang With Lacan: The Power of the Gaze in Moonfleet (1955)
Peter Benson

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Bonjour Tristesse and the Expressive Potential of Découpage
Christian Keathley

The Texture of Performance in Psycho and its Remake
Alex Clayton

The Cry of the Owl: Investigating Decision-Making in a Contemporary Feature Film
John Gibbs

Issue edited by Douglas Pye and Michael Walker. Designed by Lucy Fife Donaldson, John Gibbs and James MacDowell.

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Issue 2. May, 2011.

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The Fritz Lang Dossier, Part 1

Notes on Metropolis
Michael Walker

M: Leading the Blind
Douglas Pye & Iris Luppa

Das Testament des Dr Mabuse
Michael Walker

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Susan Hayward in the 50s
Edward Gallafent

Madame Bovary, C’est Moi – Signed, Vincente Minnelli
Mark Rappaport

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Robin Wood: A Tribute

Psychoanalyse de Psycho / Psychoanalysis of Psycho
Robin Wood

Attitudes in Advise and Consent
Robin Wood

In Memoriam Michael Reeves
Robin Wood

Sense of Dislocation
Robin Wood

Signs and Motifs
Robin Wood

Moments of Release
Robin Wood

Call Me Ishmael
Robin Wood

Issue edited by Douglas Pye and Michael Walker. Designed by Lucy Fife Donaldson, John Gibbs and James MacDowell.

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Issue 1. August, 2010.

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Editorial

Ian Cameron: a Tribute
V. F. Perkins

Films, Directors and Critics
Ian Cameron, reprinted from Movie 2

Access and Excess in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Lucy Fife Donaldson

Sleeping with Half Open Eyes: Dreams and Realities in The Cry of the Owl
John Gibbs

Fugitive Physicality and Female Performance in Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s The Marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss and Lola
Kate Leadbetter

Notes on Quirky
James MacDowell

At the Border: the Limits of Knowledge in The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada and No Country for Old Men
Douglas Pye

Limbo: Frustrated Narration
Deborah Thomas

Acting Ordinary in The Shop Around the Corner
George Toles

The Rhetoric of The Wire
James Zborowski

Review: Le Giornate del Cinema Muto, Pordenone, 3 – 10 October 2009
Michael Walker

Robin Wood & Ian Cameron

Issue edited by Edward Gallafent and John Gibbs. Designed by Lucy Fife Donaldson, John Gibbs and James MacDowell.