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  • Climate Trauma

    Climate Trauma
    av E. Ann Kaplan

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813563992

    Each month brings new scientific findings that demonstrate the ways in which human activities, from resource extraction to carbon emissions, are doing unprecedented,perhaps irreparable damage to our world. As we hear these climate change reports and…

  • Climate Trauma

    Climate Trauma
    av E. Ann Kaplan

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813564005

    Each month brings new scientific findings that demonstrate the ways in which human activities, from resource extraction to carbon emissions, are doing unprecedented,perhaps irreparable damage to our world. As we hear these climate change reports and…

  • The Psycho Records

    The Psycho Records
    av Laurence Rickels

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231181136

    ?The Psycho Records follows the influence of the primal shower scene within subsequent slasher and splatter films. American soldiers returning from World War II were called "psychos" if they exhibited mental illness. Robert Bloch and Alfred Hitchcoc…

  • Star Wars - Lexikon der Actionfiguren

    Star Wars - Lexikon der Actionfiguren
    av Steve Sansweet

    Inbunden - 2012 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783833225406

  • Back from the Dead

    Back from the Dead
    av Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr.

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786446421

    Since 1968, the name of motion picture director George Romero has been synonymous with the living dead. His landmark film Night of the Living Dead formed the paradigm of modern zombie cinema; often cited as a metaphor for America during the Vietnam…

  • Fritz Lang: "M - eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder"

    Fritz Lang: "M - eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder"

    Övrigt - 2011 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783826042140

  • Figurations in Indian Film

    Figurations in Indian Film
    av Meheli Sen

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349332090

    This volume brings together a series of essays that interrogate the notion of figuration in Indian cinemas. The essays collectively argue that the figures which exhibit maximum tenacity in Indian cinema often emerge in the interface of recognizable…

  • Science Fiction Movie Posters

    Science Fiction Movie Posters
    av Paul Duncan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783836562447

    Take a mind-bending ride through the masterworks of sci-fi cinema with this compendium of top movie posters of the genre. From the esoteric to the extravagant, the posters include sensations from Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott, George Lucas, James C…

  • Paradoxical Japaneseness

    Paradoxical Japaneseness
    av Andrew Dorman

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137551597

    This book offers insightful analysis of cultural representation in Japanese cinema of the early 21st century. The impact of transnational production practices on films such as Dolls (2002), Sukiyaki Western Django (2007), Tetsuo: The Bullet Man (200…

  • Film ALS Geschichtsschreibung Bei Rainer Werner Fassbinder

    Film ALS Geschichtsschreibung Bei Rainer Werner Fassbinder
    av Sabine Pott

    Häftad - 2003 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783631518366

    Rainer Werner Fassbinder entwickelt in seinen Werken kunstlerische Strategien, um sein Land zu beschreiben. Dabei beschrankt er sich nicht allein auf die Bundesrepublik Deutschland, sondern arbeitet auch die historische Entwicklung des Landes heraus…

  • Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema

    Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema
    av Sean Desilets

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138955509

    This book revisits the tradition of Western religious cinema in light of scholarship on St. Paul's political theology. The book's subtitle derives from the account in the Book of Acts that St. Paul was temporarily blinded in the wake of his conversi…

  • Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema

    Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema
    av Sean Desilets

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367875107

    This book revisits the tradition of Western religious cinema in light of scholarship on St. Paul's political theology. The book's subtitle derives from the account in the Book of Acts that St. Paul was temporarily blinded in the wake of his conversi…

  • The Greatest Comic Book of All Time

    The Greatest Comic Book of All Time
    av Bart Beaty

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137561961

    Bart Beaty and Benjamin Woo work to historicize why it is that certain works or creators have come to define the notion of a "quality comic book," while other works and creators have been left at the fringes of critical analysis.

  • Komm Und Sieh: Religion Im Film

    Komm Und Sieh: Religion Im Film
    av Inge Kirsner

    Häftad - 2020 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783658301309

    Der erste gro e Teil dieses Bandes beschreibt - angefangen bei den "Zehn Geboten" und ihrer Aktualisierung in "The Beach" ber das "Opfer" Harry Potters, Blade Runners & Katniss in "Tribute von Panem" bis hin zu nat rlichen und k nstlichen Intelligen…

  • Carceral Fantasies

    Carceral Fantasies
    av Alison Griffiths

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231161077

    A groundbreaking contribution to the study of nontheatrical film exhibition, Carceral Fantasies tells the little-known story of how cinema found a home in the U.S. penitentiary system and how the prison emerged as a setting and narrative trope in mo…

  • Espionage in British Fiction and Film since 1900

    Espionage in British Fiction and Film since 1900
    av Oliver Buckton

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498504836

    Espionage in British Fiction and Film Since 1900 traces the history and development of the British spy novel from its emergence in the early twentieth century, through its growth as a popular genre during the Cold War, to its resurgence in the early…

  • The Vampire Film

    The Vampire Film
    av Jeffrey Weinstock

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231162012

    This introductory volume offers an elegant analysis of the enduring appeal of the cinematic vampire. From Georges Melies' early cinematic experiments to Twilight and Let the Right One In, the history of vampires in cinema can be organized by a handf…

  • Rape-Revenge Films

    Rape-Revenge Films
    av Alexandra Heller-Nicholas

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786449613

    Often considered the lowest depth to which the cinema can plummet, the rape-revenge film has been dismissed as exploitative and sensational, catering to a demented demographic. Only on such rare occasions as Ingmar Bergman's The Virgin Spring, John…

  • Jaws 2

    Jaws 2
    av Pastor Michael A Smith

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781629333298

  • Dark Borders

    Dark Borders
    av Jonathan Auerbach

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350064

    Dark Borders connects anxieties about citizenship and national belonging in midcentury America to the sense of alienation conveyed by American film noir. Jonathan Auerbach provides in-depth interpretations of more than a dozen of these dark crime th…

  • Dark Borders

    Dark Borders
    av Jonathan Auerbach

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822349938

    Dark Borders connects anxieties about citizenship and national belonging in midcentury America to the sense of alienation conveyed by American film noir. Jonathan Auerbach provides in-depth interpretations of more than a dozen of these dark crime th…

  • The US-Mexico Border in American Cold War Film

    The US-Mexico Border in American Cold War Film
    av Stephanie Fuller

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137538567

    Through an analysis of Cold War Era films including Border Incident , Where Danger Lives , and Touch of Evil , Stephanie Fuller illustrates how cinema across genres developed an understanding of what the U.S.-Mexico border meant within the American…

  • Life of Action II: Interviews with the Men and Women of Action Cinema

    Life of Action II: Interviews with the Men and Women of Action Cinema
    av Mike Fury

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916251809

    Life of Action II is here and takes readers behind-the-scenes once again for a compelling series of conversations, shedding light on the overlooked and misunderstood world of action genre cinema.

  • Life of Action II: Interviews with the Men and Women of Action Cinema

    Life of Action II: Interviews with the Men and Women of Action Cinema
    av Mike Fury

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916251816

    Life of Action II is here and takes readers behind-the-scenes once again for a compelling series of conversations, shedding light on the overlooked and misunderstood world of action genre cinema.

  • Lloyd Hamilton

    Lloyd Hamilton
    av Anthony Balducci

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786441594

    At first glance, Lloyd Hamilton was simply a large, baby-faced comic who wore a checkered cap and walked like a duck. Beyond the surface, however, Hamilton had much more to offer than an iconic look and persona. In his performances, Hamilton demonst…

  • Talkies, Road Movies and Chick Flicks

    Talkies, Road Movies and Chick Flicks
    av Heidi Wilkins

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474406895

    The representation of gender in film remains an intensely debated topic, particularly in academic considerations of US mainstream cinema where it is often perceived as perpetuating rigid, binary views of gender, and reinforcing patriarchal, dominant…

  • Consuming Visions

    Consuming Visions
    av Maite Conde

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813932149

    Consuming Visions explores the relationship between cinema and writing in early twentieth-century Brazil, focusing on how the new and foreign medium of film was consumed by a literary society in the throes of modernisation. Maite Conde places this r…

  • Consuming Visions

    Consuming Visions
    av Maite Conde

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813932132

    Consuming Visions explores the relationship between cinema and writing in early twentieth-century Brazil, focusing on how the new and foreign medium of film was consumed by a literary society in the throes of modernisation. Maite Conde places this r…

  • Dracula

    Dracula

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319875354

    This volume analyses the role of Bram Stoker's Dracula and its sequels in the evolution of the Gothic. As well as the transformation of the Gothic location-from castles, cemeteries and churches to the modern urban gothic-this volume explores the evo…

  • Vader, Voldemort and Other Villains

    Vader, Voldemort and Other Villains

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786458455

    What is evil? How do we understand it in our culture? The thirteen essays in this critical volume explore the different ways in which evil is portrayed in popular culture, particularly through film and novels. Iconic figures of evil are explored, as…

  • The Kaiju Film

    The Kaiju Film
    av Jason Barr

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786499632

    The Kaiju (strange monster) film genre has a number of themes that go well beyond the ""big monsters stomping on cities"" motif. Since the seminal King Kong (1933) and the archetypal Godzilla (1954), kaiju has mined the subject matter of science run…

  • Critical Perspectives on the Western

    Critical Perspectives on the Western
    av Lee Broughton

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442272422

    For decades, the Western film has been considered a dying breed of cinema, yet filmmakers from Quentin Tarantino to Ethan and Joel Coen find new ways to reinvigorate the genre. As Westerns continue to be produced for contemporary audiences, scholars…

  • Black & White Cinema

    Black & White Cinema
    av Wheeler Winston Dixon

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784534516

    Black & white film, the cinema of shadows and light, is a filmgoer's pleasure and a film student's surprised delight. The greatest of films are black & white, from Chaplin and Keaton, through the masterpieces of Film Noir, up to the black & white ra…

  • Black & White Cinema

    Black & White Cinema
    av Wheeler Winston Dixon

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784534523

    Black & white film, the cinema of shadows and light, is a filmgoer's pleasure and a film student's surprised delight. The greatest of films are black & white, from Chaplin and Keaton, through the masterpieces of Film Noir, up to the black & white ra…

  • Rockumentary

    Rockumentary
    av Laura Niebling

    Häftad - 2018 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783894728427

  • Cinematic Ghosts

    Cinematic Ghosts

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628922141

    In 1896, Maxim Gorky declared cinema "the Kingdom of Shadows." In its silent, ashen-grey world, he saw a land of spectral, and ever since then cinema has had a special relationship with the haunted and the ghostly. Cinematic Ghosts is the first coll…

  • Cinematic Ghosts

    Cinematic Ghosts

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628922134

    In 1896, Maxim Gorky declared cinema "the Kingdom of Shadows." In its silent, ashen-grey world, he saw a land of spectral, and ever since then cinema has had a special relationship with the haunted and the ghostly. Cinematic Ghosts is the first coll…

  • The Silent Movies of W. C. Fields

    The Silent Movies of W. C. Fields
    av Arthur Frank Wertheim

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781629335926

    Arthur Frank Wertheim's groundbreaking book is the first to examine W.C. Fields' twelve silent movies and how they influenced his later career in sound films. The author concludes that Fields might never have become one of the prem-ier comedians dur…

  • Education in the School of Dreams

    Education in the School of Dreams
    av Jennifer Lynn Peterson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822354536

    In the earliest years of cinema, travelogues were a staple of variety film programs in commercial motion picture theaters. These short films, also known as "scenics," depicted tourist destinations and exotic landscapes otherwise inaccessible to most…

  • Education in the School of Dreams

    Education in the School of Dreams
    av Jennifer Lynn Peterson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822354413

    In the earliest years of cinema, travelogues were a staple of variety film programs in commercial motion picture theaters. These short films, also known as "scenics," depicted tourist destinations and exotic landscapes otherwise inaccessible to most…

  • Hollywood's Detectives

    Hollywood's Detectives
    av F. Mason

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349367672

    The study of Hollywood detectives has often overlooked the B-Movie mystery series in favour of hard-boiled film. Hollywood's Detectives redresses this oversight by examining key detective series of the 1930s and 1940s to explore their contributions…

  • Fantasy Film Post 9/11

    Fantasy Film Post 9/11
    av F. Pheasant-Kelly

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349351831

    Examining a range of fantasy films released in the past decade, Pheasant-Kelly looks at why these films are meaningful to current audiences. The imagery and themes reflecting 9/11, millennial anxieties, and environmental disasters have furthered fan…

  • Global Art Cinema

    Global Art Cinema

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195385625

    Art cinema is a canonical term used in critical histories of postwar world cinema to carve out a space of aesthetic and commercial distinction that is neither mainstream nor avant-garde. For over fifty years, "art cinema" has defined how audiences a…

  • Global Art Cinema

    Global Art Cinema

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195385632

    Art cinema is a canonical term used in critical histories of postwar world cinema to carve out a space of aesthetic and commercial distinction that is neither mainstream nor avant-garde. For over fifty years, "art cinema" has defined how audiences a…

  • Revisioning War Trauma in Cinema

    Revisioning War Trauma in Cinema
    av Jessica Datema

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498592970

    Revisioning War Trauma in Cinema: Uncoming Communities uses philosophy and critical theory to examine films that participate in debates concerning trauma and representation. Our book reflects upon films that invent, rather than represent the moment…

  • Phantom Ladies

    Phantom Ladies
    av Tim Snelson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813570426

    Defying industry logic and gender expectations, women started flocking to see horror films in the early 1940s. The departure of the young male audience and the surprise success of the film Cat People convinced studios that there was an untapped fema…

  • Phantom Ladies

    Phantom Ladies
    av Tim Snelson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813570433

    Defying industry logic and gender expectations, women started flocking to see horror films in the early 1940s. The departure of the young male audience and the surprise success of the film Cat People convinced studios that there was an untapped fema…

  • Lab Coats in Hollywood

    Lab Coats in Hollywood
    av David A. Kirby

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262518703

    How science consultants make movie science plausible, in films ranging from 2001: A Space Odyssey to Finding Nemo.Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, released in 1968, is perhaps the most scientifically accurate film ever produced. The film pre…

  • Genre und Race

    Genre und Race

    Häftad - 2021 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783658321864

    Die Kategorie Race gewinnt aktuell wieder starker an politischer Bedeutung. Im Zuge des Decolonizing der Gender Studies, aber auch durch eine neue Welle von Migration und Flucht, durch Seiteneffekte der Globalisierung sowie durch die Entwicklungen v…

  • Religion and Spanish Film

    Religion and Spanish Film
    av Elizabeth Scarlett

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780472052455

    Treatments of religion found in Spanish cinema range from the pious to the anticlerical and atheistic, and every position in between. In a nation with a strong Catholic tradition, resistance to and rebellion against religious norms go back almost as…

  • Religion and Spanish Film

    Religion and Spanish Film
    av Elizabeth Scarlett

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780472072453

    Treatments of religion found in Spanish cinema range from the pious to the anticlerical and atheistic, and every position in between. In a nation with a strong Catholic tradition, resistance to and rebellion against religious norms go back almost as…

  • Women in Japanese Cinema

    Women in Japanese Cinema
    av Tamae Prindle

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983299141

    By studying Japanese films and their associated literature, this book reveals the covert stories of Japanese women of various statuses and time periods in an exegesis of their story versus orthodox history. Fifteen films are studied to bring this th…

  • Women in Japanese Cinema

    Women in Japanese Cinema
    av Tamae Prindle

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983299158

    By studying Japanese films and their associated literature, this book reveals the covert stories of Japanese women of various statuses and time periods in an exegesis of their story versus orthodox history. Fifteen films are studied to bring this th…

  • Silent Film Quarterly Issue 3

    Silent Film Quarterly Issue 3
    av Charles Epting

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781365049392

    Silent Film Quarterly is the only magazine dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema. Issue 3 features an article on Charlie Chaplin, an interview with composer Carl Davis, and much more!

  • Drone Age Cinema

    Drone Age Cinema
    av Steen Ledet Christiansen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784536404

    At a time when technological advances are transforming cultures and supporting new automated military operations, action films engage the senses and, in doing so, allow viewers to embody combat roles. This book argues that through film the viewer ad…

  • The Best Laid Plans

    The Best Laid Plans

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814342244

    The heist-a carefully organized robbery of a financial institution or other lucrative business-has been a persistent and popular mainstay of the crime film. The Best Laid Plans: Interrogating the Heist Film asks the question: why has the heist film…

  • Second Takes

    Second Takes
    av Andrew Repasky McElhinney

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786477616

    Remaking Film, Remaking America presents the history of English language cinema by focusing on cinematic remakes and on how cinema is being replaced by new forms of ""media"". Remakes, with their innate plurality, offer the most substance for concen…

  • The Comic Galaxy of Mystery Science Theater 3000

    The Comic Galaxy of Mystery Science Theater 3000
    av Chris Morgan

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786496785

    One of the most original shows in the history of television, Mystery Science Theater 3000 is a beloved cult hit built on the back of another cult phenomenon: the bad movie. The show's premise involved a man and some robots watching cheesy movies and…

  • Horror Films by Subgenre

    Horror Films by Subgenre
    av Chris Vander Kaay

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786498376

    More horror movies are produced and released each year than any other film genre. While horror enjoys broad popularity, many hardcore fans voraciously consume films from their favorite subgenres while avoiding others entirely. What does this say abo…

  • Junior Bonner

    Junior Bonner
    av Jeb Rosebrook

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781629332901

  • The Revolting Child in Horror Cinema

    The Revolting Child in Horror Cinema
    av Andrew Scahill

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137488503

    The monstrous child is the allegorical queer child in various formations of horror cinema: the child with a secret, the child 'possessed' by Otherness, the changeling child, the terrible gang. This book explores the possibilities of 'not growing up'…

  • Actor-Network Theory at the Movies

    Actor-Network Theory at the Movies
    av Bjoern Sonnenberg-Schrank

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030312862

    This book is one of the first to apply the theoretical tools proposed by French philosopher Bruno Latour to film studies. Through the example of the Hollywood Teen Film and with a particular focus on Actor-Network Theory (ANT), the book delineates h…