Cat People is a 1942 horror film produced by Val Lewton and directed by
Jacques Tourneur. .... Also, the New York Museum of Modern Art holds a copy of
the film in its collection. ... J. P. Tollette ...
Dec 4, 2003 ... One reason Jacques Tourneur (1904-'77) remains a major but neglected
Hollywood filmmaker is that elusiveness is at the core of his art.
Feb 21, 2010 ... Lessons of Darkness: Jacques Tourneur's The Leopard Man .... stylistics of The
Leopard Man point to a manner of European Art cinema shortly ...
Mar 26, 2008 ... Before Val Lewton died of a broken heart (a figurative and then literal one), he
produced a string of nine films for RKO Pictures from 1942 to ...
Jun 10, 2010 ... Jacques Tourneur, one of old Hollywood's last poets, seems forever known ...
clarity of day blends and bleeds inseparably with encroaching darkness, .... need
for more Tourneur advocacy, and a greater appreciation of his art.
Jan 9, 2015 ... ... darkness of these films reflected the disenchantment of the times. ... including
Billy Wilder, Alfred Hitchcock, Jacques Tourneur, and Fritz ...
Oct 31, 2005 ... From the darkness, following them, there is a whisper of light, padded ... The
director on Lewton's team was his friend Jacques Tourneur, with ...
Jul 30, 2009 ... Jacques Tourneur, B Movie Auteur (Part 1): Cat People (1942) ... like-minded
director, and they set out to make some art, which nobody expected. ... It's the
white-knuckle Christianity of one who knows the darkness, has loved ...
Oct 31, 2012 ... An alarm clock glows in the darkness: 3:18AM. ... The art of the jump scare ...
Director Jacques Tourneur used it 70 years ago in Cat People, ...
Aug 30, 2010 ... Coming Up in this Column: The Other Guys, Edge of Darkness, Great Day in the
... Politics and art: This film is part of a five-pack of Errol Flynn movies recently
released on .... Oh, the director on this one is Jacques Tourneur.