The Man From Home
The original play that was subsequently made into a film by Cecil B. DeMille and a young Alfred Hitchcock.The Man from Home is a 1914 American drama film based on this play by Booth Tarkington and directed by Cecil B. DeMille. In 1922, the story was remade by George Fitzmaurice as The Man from Home. Like many of DeMille's early films, this film is extant preserved at the Library of Congress. Havin...
Paperback: 164 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (April 3, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 16845068
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“With Tarkington hitting a kind of rut with his novels, it isn't too surprising that he decided to try a different way of telling a story. He worked with Harry Leon Wilson, the writer of "Ruggles of Red Gap", to create "The Man From Home", a play whic...”
learned visual design in his evening classes, the 23 year old Alfred Hitchcock understood the principle of the new medium (cinema) by using visual images to tell a story rather than dialogue. The subjective camera was the new narrator in motion pictures, and he applied that by doing the title design in this film.