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Teachers and Teaching on Stage and on Screen: Dramatic Depictions
Intellect Books Ltd (2019)

Portrayals of teachers in stage plays and films abound. This edited anthology brings together...

Godzilla on My Mind: Fifty Years of the King of Monsters

Godzilla on My Mind

Fifty Years of the King of Monsters

St. Martin's Publishing Group (2017)

This year, to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his first appearance on the screen, the original,...

Mafia Movies

A Reader, Second Edition

University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division (2019)

Mafia Movies: A Reader provides incisive interpretations of over fifty films and television...

The Search for Meaning in Film and Television: Disenchantment at the Turn of the Millennium

The Search for Meaning in Film and Television

Disenchantment at the Turn of the Millennium

Palgrave Macmillan UK (2015)

This book is concerned with the difficulties faced by modern Westerners in their search for a...

Understanding Film Theory
Macmillan Education UK (2017)

This book shows how theory can be drawn upon to gain a greater understanding of the complexity and...

The Story of Film
Pavilion Books (2012)

An updated edition of the most accessible and compelling history of the cinema yet published, now...

Demi Moore - The Most Powerful Woman in Hollywood
Andrews UK (2012)

From her Hollywood debut at the age of 19 to her latest venture, this biography traces the events...

Stories I Only Tell My Friends: An Autobiography
Henry Holt and Co. (2011)

A wryly funny and surprisingly moving account of an extraordinary life lived almost entirely in the...

The Public Sphere: An Introduction

The Public Sphere

An Introduction

Cambridge University Press (2005)

This book provides an introduction to the concept of the public sphere.

The Way Hollywood Tells It: Story and Style in Modern Movies

The Way Hollywood Tells It

Story and Style in Modern Movies

University of California Press (2006)

Hollywood moviemaking is one of the constants of American life, but how much has it changed since...