"Le thriller érotique" by Linda Belhadj The first book dedicated to this popular genra in the 80's and 90's. Its historicity and socio-cultural impact are often denied by film critics who have only been interested in Paul Verhoeven's Basic Instict and Sharon Stone.
Hands in cinema by Sandrine Marques Scorsese, De Sica, Fellini, Vidor, Denis, Bresson, Mann, Hitchcock, Chabrol, Lang, Burton, Craven, Raimi, Godard, Kubrick : all those directors worshipped hands transforming their movies into embraces. "Details" collection
Marcello Mastroianni, the latin lover at the distorting mirror of his filmography by Claire Micallef "Icons" collection