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    Shakespeare on Film

    1st Edition

    By Judith R. Buchanan

     From the earliest days of the cinema to the present, Shakespeare has offered a tempting bank of source material than the film industry has been happy to plunder. Shakespeare on Film deftly examines an extensive range of films that have emerged from the curious union of an iconic dramatist…

    Paperback – 2005-09-22
    Routledge
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    The Horror Film

    1st Edition

    By Peter Hutchings

    The Horror Film is an in-depth exploration of one of the most consistently popular, but also most disreputable, of all the mainstream film genres. Since the early 1930s there has never been a time when horror films were not being produced in substantial numbers somewhere in the world and never a…

    Paperback – 2004-06-03
    Routledge
    Inside Film

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    The Western

    1st Edition

    By David Lusted

    The Western introduces the novice to the pleasures and the meanings of the Western film, shares the excitement of the genre with the fan, addresses the suspicions of the cynic and develops the knowledge of the student. The Western is about the changing times of the Western, and about how it has…

    Paperback – 2003-06-26
    Routledge
    Inside Film

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    Russian Cinema

    1st Edition

    By David C. Gillespie

    Russian Cinema provides a lively and informative exploration of the film genres that developed during Russia's tumultuous history, with discussion of the work of Eisenstein, Pudovkin, Mikhalkov, Paradzhanov, Sokurov and others. The background section assesses the contribution of visual art and…

    Paperback – 2002-10-30
    Routledge
    Inside Film

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    Contemporary US Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Michael Allen

    Contemporary U.S. Cinema is a forceful exploration of the tumultuous changes that have dominated the shifting landscape of American film-making over the past three decades. From the explosive release of Easy Rider to the excesses of Heaven's Gate and the comic book figures of Spider-Man, its aim is…

    Paperback – 2002-10-21
    Routledge
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    Film Noir

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Spicer

    Film Noir is an overview of an often celebrated, but also contested, body of films. It discusses film noir as a cultural phenomenon whose history is more extensive and diverse than American black and white crime thrillers of the forties. An extended Background Chapter situates film noir within its…

    Paperback – 2002-05-31
    Routledge
    Inside Film

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    Spanish Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Rob Stone

    From the surrealist films of Luis Buñuel to the colourful melodramas of Pedro Almodóvar, Spain has produced a wealth of exciting and distinctive film-makers who have consistently provided a condoning or dissenting eye on Spanish history and culture. For modern cinema-goers, it has often been the…

    Paperback – 2001-11-14
    Routledge
    Inside Film