Essays Tagged: "Rear Window"


ugh the opening, like a tank commander surveying the horizon for signs of the enemy. Discreetly the rear window of a nearby car rolled down as it approached, and the muzzle of a gun emerged slightly. ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Cinema review in the form of newspaper article/essay, of Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window, so personal opinion is included.

Review of Rear Window.I first saw Alfred Hitchcock's famous Rear Window at home during the 8:30pm timeslot on ... ented his Golden Years of Hollywood segment, which regularly starts before the 8:30pm film. Despite Rear Window being only the Hitchcock film I had seen, after Marnie, I thought I knew what to expect. ... of our own lives. Then, there is L.B Jeffries, played by James Stewart. He is the main character of Rear Window, a photographer who has broken his leg and has been confined to his apartment for severa ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Alfred Hitchcock Analysis.

clearly and firmly on the movie-making industry. With works such as Vertigo, Psycho, The Birds and Rear Window, Hitchcock told his stories through intelligent plots, witty dialogue and just the right ... pends the audience into whether the character will survive or not. Hitchcock uses this technique in rear Window. While looking through Jeff's camera we can see a whole set of events pan out. We see Je ...

(13 pages) 225 0 4.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Compare and Contrast of POV used by Hitchcock and Poe

lts more satisfactory than those of flamboyant special effects or abstruse language. In Hitchcock's Rear Window and in Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher," both storytellers use a first person poin ... nd perception of events, and are therefore left suspended in breathless anticipation.In Hitchcock's Rear Window, the audience sees everything through the eyes of L. B. Jeffries, an immobile photograph ...

(3 pages) 51 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Rear Window, Film Analysis

In Alfred Hitchcock's film, Rear Window, the audience is confronted with the issues of privacy and loneliness. The movie takes p ...

(3 pages) 70 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Dynamics in Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window and Psycho

reative mind of Alfred Hitchcock came many a classic film, but two that stand out are the thrillers Rear Window and Psycho. These films capture the viewer and create an atmosphere so unique and fresh ... the films can still hold up against today's incredibly high-budget Hollywood movies.A main theme in Rear Window is voyeurism, exhibited by Jimmy Stewart's character Jeff Jeffries. The same theme is al ...

(3 pages) 113 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Rear Window Alfred Hitchcock (Critical Analysis).

Rear WindowAlfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock's film 'Rear Window' was made at Paramount Studios in 19 ... establish an ambience and maybe to give us an idea as to what we can expect. Behind the credits of 'Rear Window' we can see three bamboo style blinds rising very slowly. Already we can draw a lot from ... history, the speech in this scene really plays background to what Jefferies is watching out of his rear window. He first concentrates his attention to two young women on the roof that are stripping o ...

(8 pages) 126 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Rear Window" Relationships Analysis of Relationships in Alfred Hitchcocks film, "Rear Window"

"Rear Window" RelationshipsIn 1954 Alfred Hitchcock released "Rear Window," a film about a famous pho ... . This photographer's name is L.B. Jefferies; he spends his days spying on his neighbors out of the rear window of his New York apartment. His only regular visitors are Stella, "a plain-talking insura ... en asleep and upon this observation she picks up an issue of "Harper's Bazaar." In the documentary "Rear Window Ethics" Robin Wood states that "it is cynical and realistic she keeps some of her intere ...

(5 pages) 63 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

An analysis of how narrative and genre are used to create meaning and generate audience response in the opening of "Rear Window" (Hitchcock, USA 1954).

The opening of "Rear Window" is very traditional, literally a curtain raiser for the film. The genre and narrative s ... s out of a very different generic and narrative framework, and it could be said that in this regard Rear Window provided Hitchcock with a model for the narrative structure of Psycho. The main effect o ...

(6 pages) 70 1 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Rear Window".

In "Rear Window", the voyeurism is readily apparent even in the first few minutes of the film. As it is ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Classical Editing Paper: "Rear Window"

The film "Rear Window", directed by Alfred Hitchcock, is a psychological thriller that will have you on the ed ... acters.The type of cutting can dramatically change a scene and give it a desired feel. In the movie Rear Window, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, he does an incredible job at manipulating the audience, j ...

(8 pages) 35 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Alfred Hitchcock films and his style of filmmaking

d, reviewed, and researched five of Hitchcock's works. They are 1951's Strangers on a Train, 1954's Rear Window, 1960's Psycho, 1963's The Birds, and last 1964's Marnie. Each of these films showcases ... o off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what's going on." Alfred HitchcockRear Window is an excellent example of what Hitchcock was talking about when he made this statement. ...

(14 pages) 109 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Rear Window

In Alfred Hitchcock's classic film, Rear Window, Hitchcock clearly displays his negative view of voyeurism. The whole movie deals with J ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A summary of Tania Modleski's "A Master's dollhouse: Rear Window"

MS 561 - Film TheoryJanuary 23, 2008 Summary 1A summary of Tania Modleski's "A Master's dollhouse: Rear Window"Hitchcock's Rear Window has been both hailed and criticized for its portrayal of the mal ... ongoing stories through his neighbor's windows.Modleski argues that the more important character in Rear Window is the female lead, Lisa. She suggests that the photographic portrayal of the female in ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Realism in "Rear Window"

One of the most crucial elements of Rear Window, and a very clever tactic used by Hitchcock, is realism. In other words, most if not all ... ung girls can identify with Miss Torso, the single middle-aged women with Miss Lonelyhearts, etc.). Rear Window is a film with a plethora of characters with which the audience can identify with, conne ... him, which I'm sure most of the female audience could identify with. This is another major theme in Rear Window: Love. Two characters in particular dominate this theme: Lisa and Miss Lonelyhearts. Oth ...

(11 pages) 3520 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Editing and Film Style Of Hitchcock

roduction1. Introduction of Hitchcock2. The Main editing and Film Style of HitchcockPart2Evidence1. Rear Window------POV of Peep2. Rope------Long Take of Creating the Effect of Spying the Real Scene3. ... tchcock can be regarded as unpredictable, exciting and they are full of dramatic tension.Evidence1. Rear Window---------POV of PeepI think that the POV shot is the main way of filming in this film. At ...

(7 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2011

Subjects: Art Essays

Rear Window Analysis

Postproduction Shot List with brief analysis Alfred Hitchcock's 'Rear Window' (1954). The story of a photojournalist with a broken leg, who begins to spy on his neig ... appiness dominates this scene. 0:03:22.12 0:3:28.13 Shot 3. Close Up. The camera pans back into the rear window where you see Jeff sleeping on the chair. Shot 3. Close Up. The music composer's radio m ... n the cover of a magazine. The music composer's radio is still blaring out music. Brief Analysis of Rear Window. To start the analysis, there is one significant pattern featured in 'Rear Window'. A lo ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis