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A Short History of Film, Third Edition
Rutgers University Press (2018)

With more than 250 images, new information on international cinema—especially Polish, Chinese,...

21st-Century Hollywood: Movies in the Era of Transformation
Rutgers University Press (2011)

They are shot on high-definition digital cameras—with computer-generated effects added in...

City That Never Sleeps: New York and the Filmic Imagination

City That Never Sleeps

New York and the Filmic Imagination

Rutgers University Press (2007)

New York, more than any other city, has held a special fascination for filmmakers and viewers. In...

Hollywood in Crisis or: The Collapse of the Real
Springer International Publishing (2016)

This book discusses the collapse and transformation of the Hollywood movie machine in the...

A Brief History of Comic Book Movies
Springer International Publishing (2017)

A Brief History of Comic Book Movies  traces the meteoric rise of the hybrid art form of the comic...

Synthetic Cinema: The 21st-Century Movie Machine

Synthetic Cinema

The 21st-Century Movie Machine

Springer International Publishing (2019)

In this book, Wheeler Winston Dixon argues that 21st-century mainstream filmmaking is increasingly...

A History of Horror
Rutgers University Press (2010)

Ever since horror leapt from popular fiction to the silver screen in the late 1890s, viewers have...

Visions of Paradise: Images of Eden in the Cinema

Visions of Paradise

Images of Eden in the Cinema

Rutgers University Press (2006)

Depictions of sex, violence, and crime abound in many of today's movies, sometimes making it seem...

Death of the Moguls: The End of Classical Hollywood

Death of the Moguls

The End of Classical Hollywood

Rutgers University Press (2012)

Death of the Moguls is a detailed assessment of the last days of the “rulers of film.” Wheeler...

Black and White Cinema: A Short History
Rutgers University Press (2015)

From the glossy monochrome of the classic Hollywood romance, to the gritty greyscale of the gangster...