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The Films of Terence Fisher

Wheeler Winston Dixon

Abstract

Tracing the entire career of the British director Terence Fisher, best known for his Gothic horror films for Hammer — such as The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) and Dracula (1958) — this book covers not only his horror films, but also his film noirs, comedies, and early apprenticeship work to create a full picture of Fisher's life and work. Brimming with rare stills, interviews, and detailed analysis of Fisher's films — both for Hammer as well as his earlier work — this is the ultimate “one-stop” book on Terence Fisher, both in his horror films, and his entire body of work, as well as his legacy ... More

Keywords: British director, film director, Terence Fisher, Gothic horror films, hammer horror, film noirs, comedy films, British cinema

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781911325345
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: February 2021 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781911325345.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Wheeler Winston Dixon, author
University of Nebraska-Lincoln