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  • Grande Illusion, Laby Martin O'Shaughnessy

    I.B.Tauris 2009; US$ 26.00

    Directed by the great Jean Renoir, 'La Grande Illusion' (1937) is the finest of all anti-war films and a cinematic masterwork. Other films oppose war by showing its horror. Renoir?s film holds the horror at arm?s length to give us a clearer view of it. A prisoner-of-war drama, with brilliant performances from leading stars of its period, including... more...

  • Falling in Love Againby Stacey Abbott; Deborah Jermyn

    I.B.Tauris 2008; US$ 29.00

    Romantic comedy has long been a mainstay of the movies, from the classic screwballs of the 1930s, through Woody Allen?s ?nervous comedies? of The 1970s, to the current great Hollywood revival, featuring such movies as 'Maid in Manhattan' and 'Lost in Translation'; yet rom-coms have often struggled to be taken seriously._x000D_ _x000D_ This original... more...

  • Repentanceby Denise J. Youngblood

    I.B.Tauris 2001; US$ 27.00

    Tengiz Abuladze?s allegorical film, made in Georgia, is the best-known movie of the perestroika and glasnost years. With its outspoken and controversial reference to the Stalin years and Stalin?s place in the Soviet psyche, Repentance was originally shelved but eventually released in 1986 to widespread popular and critical acclaim. more...

  • Coen Brothers - Virgin Filmby Eddie Robson

    Ebury Publishing 2011; US$ 14.52

    Joel and Ethan Coen make up one of the most original and unconventional movie-making partnerships to come out of America at the end of the 20th century. From their debut tour de force Blood Simple to the hugely acclaimed The Man Who Wasn't There , the brothers' films have attracted critical kudos and commercial success in equal measure due to... more...

  • The Godfather Effectby Tom Santopietro

    St. Martin's Press 2012; US$ 26.99

    A brilliant examination of our forty year obsession with the classic film trilogy?and a personal  reflection on what it means to be Italian-American   Forty years and one billion dollars in gross box office receipts after the initial release of The Godfather, Francis Ford Coppola?s masterful trilogy continues to fascinate viewers old and new.... more...

  • The Essential It's a Wonderful Lifeby Michael Willian

    Chicago Review Press 2006; US$ 11.99

    Even the most ardent fans of It?s a Wonderful Life will be surprised and delighted by the insightful discussions of film details, cast anecdotes, curiosities, and gaffes found in this charming guide. Providing a fresh perspective, this companion includes a handy film chronology and an overview of the plot, a complete breakdown of the musical score,... more...

  • What is Film Noir?by William Park

    Bucknell University Press 2011; US$ 32.99

    What is Film Noir? surveys the various theories of film noir, defines film noir, and explains how the genre relates to the style and the period in which noir was created. It also provides a very useful theory of genre and how it relates to film study. more...

  • European Nightmaresby Patricia Allmer; David Huxley; Emily Brick

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 19.99

    This volume is the first edited collection of essays focusing on European horror cinema from 1945 to the present. It features new contributions by distinguished international scholars exploring British, French, Spanish, Italian, German and Northern European and Eastern European horror cinema. The essays employ a variety of current critical methods... more...

  • Reel Terrorby David Konow

    St. Martin's Press 2012; US$ 19.99

    From the author of the definitive heavy metal history, Bang Your Head,  a behind-the-scenes look a century of horror films   Reel Terror  is a love letter to the wildly popular yet still misunderstood genre that churns out blockbusters and cult classics year after year. From The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari  to Paranormal Activity, Konow explores... more...

  • Myth, Media, and Culture in Star Warsby Douglas Brode; Leah Deyneka

    Scarecrow Press 2012; US$ 54.99

    In 1977, Star Wars blazed across the screen to become one of the highest grossing and most beloved movies of all time. In Myth, Media, and Culture in Star Wars: An Anthology , Douglas Brode and Leah Deyneka have assembled an intriguing collection of essays that address the influences that shaped the films, as well as the impact the franchise... more...