Dreams of darkness: fantasy and the films of Val Lewton

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University of Illinois Press, Oct 1, 1985 - Performing Arts - 223 pages
Analyzes the treatment of dreams, fantasy, and the irrational in the horror movies produced by Val Lewton

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About the author (1985)

J. P. TELOTTE is Professor of Literature, Communication, and Culture at Georgia Institute of Technology and editor of The Cult Film Experience (1991). His books include Replications: A Robotic History of the Science Fiction Film (1995), Voices in the Dark: The Narrative Patterns of Film Noir (1989), and Dreams of Darkness: Fantasy and the Films of Val Lewton (1985).

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