The films of Nicholas Ray : the poet of nightfall / Geoff Andrew.

Author
Other titles
  • Poet of nightfall
Edition
  • New ed.
Published
  • London : BFI 2004
Physical description
vi, 193 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN
  • 1844570010
  • 1844570002
  • 9781844570003
  • 9781844570010
  • 0844570010
  • 0844570002
Notes
  • Originally published: London : Charles Letts & Co., 1991.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index.
  • Filmography: pages 180-185.
  • Other format: Also issued online.
  • Originally published: London : Charles Letts & Co., 1991.
Contents
  • Introduction -- Biographical summary -- Themes and styles -- Films: They live by night (1948) -- A woman's secret (1949) -- Knock on any door (1949) -- Born to be bad (1950) -- In a lonely place (1950) -- On dangerous ground (1951) -- Flying leathernecks (1951) -- The lusty men (1952) -- Johnny Guitar (1954) -- Run for cover (1954) -- High green wall (1954) -- Rebel without a cause (1955) -- Hot blood (1956) -- Bigger than life (1956) -- The true story of Jesse James (1957) -- Bitter victory (1957) -- Wind across the Everglades (1958) -- Party girl (1958) -- The savage innocents (1960) -- King of kings (1961) -- 55 days at Peking (1963) -- We can't go home again (1973-76) -- Lightning over water (1980-81) -- Nicholas Ray in the twenty-first century.
Related item
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Filmography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Films like 'Johnny Guitar' and 'Rebel Without a Cause' were to ensure cult status for Nicholas Ray. This text discusses his stylistic artistry and abiding thematic concerns and his work with such legends as James Dean, James Mason and Joan Crawford.

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Bangor University Library: Main Library PN1998.3.R39 A53 2004
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University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library, Colchester campus PN 1998.A3R28
University of Exeter Library: Forum Library 791.43092/RAY AND
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