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Motion Picture Series and Sequels

A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

By Bernard A. Drew

Routledge

416 pages

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Description

In 1989 alone, for example, there were some forty-five major motion pictures which were sequels or part of a series. The film series phenomenon crosses all genres and has been around since the silent film era. This reference guide, in alphabetical order, lists some 906 English Language motion pictures, from 1899 to 1990, when the book was initially published. A brief plot description is given for each series entry, followed by the individual film titles with corresponding years, directors and performers. Animated pictures, documentaries and concert films are not included but movies released direct to video are.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Motion Picture Series & Sequels. References. Title Index. Addenda

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

Reissuing works originally published between 1914 and 1996, Routledge Library Editions: Cinema offers a selection of scholarship covering the movies. Volumes range from film propaganda to the epic film genre, women in cinema to Soviet cinema, silent film to horror series, and touch on acting, screenwriting and film production among other areas making this a comprehensive collection of previously out-of-print works.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT012000
LITERARY CRITICISM / Reference
PER004000
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General
PER004040
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / Reference
SOC052000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies