Louis Phillips is a widely published poet, playwright, and short story writer.
- Armchair Detective (1984) - "Vertigo": After Such Knowledge, What Forgiveness?
- Armchair Detective (1985) - Through a Glass Darkly: A Consideration of Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window"
- Armchair Detective (1986) - The Burden the Living Bear: An Affectionate Look at Alfred Hitchcock's "The Trouble with Harry"
- Armchair Detective (1987) - Wherein the Truth Lies: Honesty and deception in Hitchcock's "North By Northwest"
- Films in Review (1995) - The Hitchcock Universe: Thirty-Nine Steps and Then Some