Morocco Bound

Author: Brian Edwards
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822387123
Size: 24.84 MB
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Until attention shifted to the Middle East in the early 1970s, Americans turned most often toward the Maghreb—Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and the Sahara—for their understanding of “the Arab.” In Morocco Bound, Brian T. Edwards ...

A History Of Film Music

Author: Mervyn Cooke
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316264866
Size: 61.57 MB
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This book provides a comprehensive and lively introduction to the major trends in film scoring from the silent era to the present day, focussing not only on dominant Hollywood practices but also offering an international perspective by ...

Warner Bros

Author: David Thomson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300197608
Size: 20.72 MB
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Behind the scenes at the legendary Warner Brothers film studio, where four immigrant brothers transformed themselves into the moguls and masters of American fantasy Warner Bros charts the rise of an unpromising film studio from its shaky ...

Introducing Philosophy Through Film

Author: Richard Fumerton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405171022
Size: 60.22 MB
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"This book introduces many of the central areas of philosophical concern, including perception, philosophy of mind, ethics, religion, free will, determinism, and more.

The Cult Film Reader

Author: Ernest Mathijs
Publisher: Open Univ Pr
Size: 36.17 MB
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The effort and knowledge contained in "The Cult Film Reader" will satisfy even the most ravenous zombie's desire for detail and insight. This book will gnaw, scratch and infect you just like the cult films themselves.

Reflections Of The Shadow

Author: Jeffrey Hirschberg
Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions
ISBN: 1615930396
Size: 22.53 MB
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Using examples from contemporary films, Hirschberg explores the commonalitiesamong heroes and villains who have stood the test of time.

High Noon

Author: Glenn Frankel
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 162040950X
Size: 40.81 MB
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In this book, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Glenn Frankel tells the story of the making of a great American Western, exploring how Carl Foreman's concept of High Noon evolved from idea to first draft to final script, taking on ...

A Certain Tendency Of The Hollywood Cinema 1930 1980

Author: Robert Beverley Ray
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691101743
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An analysis of the ideologies and artistic conventions of American movies includes examinations of films such as Casablanca, Taxi Driver, and The Godfather This book examines the ideology of the most enduring most popular cinema in the ...

Dalton Trumbo

Author: Larry Ceplair
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081314681X
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James Dalton Trumbo (1905--1976) is widely recognized for his work as a screenwriter, playwright, and author, but he is also remembered as one of the Hollywood Ten who opposed the House Un-American Activities Committee.