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By Chris Fujiwara

A minimum of 3 of director Jacques Tourneur's films--Cat humans, I Walked with a Zombie and The Leopard Man--are well-known as horror classics. but his contributions to those movies are usually minimized by way of students, with many of the credits going to the films' manufacturer, Val Lewton. an in depth exam of the director's complete physique of labor unearths that these components most obvious within the Tourneur-Lewton collaborations--the loss of monsters and the stylized use of prompt violence--are both obvious in Tourneur's motion pictures ahead of and after his paintings with Lewton. secret and sensuality have been hallmarks of his kind, and he possessed a hugely inventive visible and aural sort. This insightful serious examine examines every one of Tourneur's motion pictures, in addition to his huge paintings on MGM shorts (1936-1942) and in tv. What emerges is facts of a hugely coherent directorial sort that runs all through Tourneur's works.

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