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- Titan Books 2012; US$ 5.99
With the hilarious ?instant cult classic? Seagalogy: A Study of the Ass-Kicking Films of Steven Seagal, Vern wrote a book that shook the very foundations of film criticism (then broke their wrists and threw them through a window). Now he?s back, and this time he?s got all ?the films of badass cinema? in his sights... Discover how one review earned... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00
In film, the femme fatale has long been constructed as a beautiful heterosexual Caucasian woman. Da Silva shows the need to incorporate diverse ethnic groups and male homosexuals into the range of "femmes" fatales and examines how the Brazilian representations cross gender, race, and class and offer alternatives to the dominant Hollywood model. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan US 2012; US$ 29.26
Beginning in the late 1970s, a number of visual artists in downtown New York City returned to an exploration of the cinematic across mediums. Vera Dika considers their work within a greater cultural context and probes for a deeper understanding of the practice. more...
- Intellect Books Ltd 2014; US$ 83.00
Formulated around a number of key thematic concerns - including new creative trends; the politics and practices of memory; auteurship, genre, and stardom in a transnational age - this reassessment of contemporary Spanish cinema from 1992 to 2012 brings leading academics from a broad range of disciplinary and geographical backgrounds into dialogue with... more...
- Earnshaw Books 2010; US$ 14.99
Explosive kung-fu epics, tragic leftist melodrama, chest-thumping propaganda films, and more are covered in this movie guide that explores a century of Chinese filmmaking, from the silent era to the present. The greatest Chinese movies cover a wide range of genres, are authoritatively listed in this book, and are described in thorough detail that... more...
- Taylor and Francis 1976; US$ 50.95
The film editor can make or break a film. What ends up on the cutting room floor, and why? 16mm Film Cutting is a step-by-step guide to film cutting which shows you how to achieve professional results. The practical side of the editor's job is clearly described and illustrated; breaking down rushes and making a simple join, identifying shots, first... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan US 2012; US$ 78.02
The fourteen essays featured here focus on series such as Space Patrol, Tom Corbett, and Captain Z-Ro, exploring their roles in the day-to-day lives of their fans through topics such as mentoring, promotion of the real-world space program, merchandising, gender issues, and ranger clubs - all the while promoting the fledgling medium of television. more...
- Smith and Kraus Inc 2004; US$ 9.99
A sampling of female characters from Volume 3: LUCY A mugging victim who comes to her own rescue GWEN A woman apologizing to a man she has offended ELIZABETH A patient tells of her nightmare. LAURA A juror agonizing over a verdict HOPE A woman who recently got out of a toxic relationship more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99
Une fiche de référence sur 2001 : l'Odyssée de l'espace , un chef-d'oeuvre de Stanley Kubrick. Dans les années 1960, marquées par la guerre froide, deux grands thèmes hantent le monde occidental : le risque d'une apocalypse nucléaire, objet d'innombrables films, et la conquête spatiale, sous la forme d'une compétition entre Russes et Américains.... more...