Home Browse Books Book details, The Men Who Knew Too Much . It is no accident that there is no Alfred Hitchcock film based on a novel by Henry James. But reading James with Hitchcock is another matter.
Home Browse Books Book details, The Men Who Knew Too Much: Henry James and. The Men Who Knew Too Much: Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock. By Susan M. Griffin, Alan Nadel. Over a dozen major scholars and critics take up works by James and Hitchcock, in paired sets, to explore the often surprising ways that reading James helps us watch Hitchcock and what watching Hitchcock tells us about reading James. A matter of wit and a matter of serendipity, as a matter of fact.
What is there to know? The Men Who Knew Too Much innovatively pairs these two greats, showing them to be at once classic and contemporary.
Journal of American Studies of Turkey. The Men Who Knew Too Much will no doubt become required reading for scholars of both James and Hitchcock, but the originality and imagination with which literature and film are brought together here mean it deserves the attention of a much broader readership. Susan Griffin is a Distinguished University Scholar at the University of Louisville. Alan Nadel is William T. Bryan Chair in American Literature and Culture at the University of Kentucky.
Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock knew too much. Publication Date - February 2012. Self-imposed exiles fully in the know, they approached American and European society as inside-outsiders, a position that afforded them a kind of double vision. Masters of their arts, manipulators of their audiences, prescient and pathbreaking in their techniques, these demanding and meticulous artists fiercely defended authorial and directorial control. 288 pages Paperback 6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches.
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The Man Who Knew Too Much is a 1956 American suspense thriller film directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock, starring James Stewart and Doris Day. The film is Hitchcock's second film using this title following his own 1934 film of the same name featuring a significantly different plot and script.