9781844576395

The Shining

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  • ISBN13:

    9781844576395

  • ISBN10:

    1844576396

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-11-08
  • Publisher: British Film Institute
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Summary

Roger Luckhurst's study of Kubrick's dark masterpiece 'The Shining' illuminates the film's themes, tropes and resonances through a detailed analysis of sequences and performances. Taking the maze as a key motif, Luckhurst offers numerous threads with which to navigate the strange twists and turns along the corridors of this enigmatic film.

Author Biography

Roger Luckhurst is Professor of Modern Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London. His many books include The Trauma Question (2008) and The Mummy's Curse (2012).

Table of Contents

The Shining
Notes
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