Science Fiction Film

Written By Keith M. Johnston
Science Fiction Film
  • Publsiher : Berg
  • Release : 20 December 2011
  • ISBN : 1847884768
  • Pages : 197 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-01-02
  • Total pages : 464
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Science Fiction Film

Science Fiction Film
  • Author : Keith M. Johnston
  • Publisher : Berg
  • Release Date : 2011-12-20
  • Total pages : 197
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : A student overview of one of the most popular film genres....

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  • Author : Murray Leeder
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2018-01-25
  • Total pages : 288
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Summary : Throughout the history of cinema, horror has proven to be a genre of consistent popularity, which adapts to different cultural contexts while retaining a recognizable core. Horror Film: A Critical Introduction, the newest in Bloomsbury's Film Genre series, balances the discussions of horror's history, theory, and aesthetics as no introductory ...

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  • Publisher : Berg
  • Release Date : 2011-06-01
  • Total pages : 192
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  • Publisher : Berg
  • Release Date : 2013-05-09
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : Science Fiction Film develops a historical and cultural approach to the genre that moves beyond close readings of iconography and formal conventions. It explores how this increasingly influential genre has been constructed from disparate elements into a hybrid genre. Science Fiction Film goes beyond a textual exploration of these films ...

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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2017-03-09
  • Total pages : 288
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Summary : What is film noir? With its archetypal femme fatale and private eye, its darkly-lit scenes and even darker narratives, the answer can seem obvious enough. But as Ian Brookes shows in this new study, the answer is a lot more complex than that. This book is designed to tackle those ...

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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-03-28
  • Total pages : 224
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Summary : Although precise definitions have not been agreed on, historical cinema tends to cut across existing genre categories and establishes an intimidatingly large group of films. In recent years, a lively body of work has developed around historical cinema, much of it proposing valuable new ways to consider the relationship between ...

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  • Publisher : Berg
  • Release Date : 2011-06-01
  • Total pages : 160
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Summary : Fantasy Film proposes an innovative approach to the study of this most popular cinematic genre. Engaging with the diversity of tones, forms and styles that fantasy can take in the cinema, the book examines the value and significance of fantasy across a wide range of key films. This volume extends ...

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  • Author : Rayna Denison
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-10-22
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : Anime: A Critical Introduction maps the genres that have thrived within Japanese animation culture, and shows how a wide range of commentators have made sense of anime through discussions of its generic landscape. From the battling robots that define the mecha genre through to Studio Ghibli's dominant genre-brand of plucky ...

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  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2003-10-01
  • Total pages : 232
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  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-03
  • Total pages : 245
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Summary : How these two cinemas portray complex and changing notions of national and racial identity....

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  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2020-10-16
  • Total pages : 294
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Summary : A Critical Companion to Stanley Kubrick offers a thorough and detailed study of the films of the legendary director. Labeled a recluse, a provocateur, and a perfectionist, Kubrick revolutionized filmmaking, from the use of music in film, narrative pacing and structure, to depictions of war and violence. An unparalleled visionary, ...

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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-10-26
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : This book is a comprehensive, current scholarly analysis of the works of one of the world’s most renowned and successful filmmakers. Written by some of the top scholars working in film and media studies, philosophy, and literature, the seventeen chapters in this book illuminate the entire artistic career of ...

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  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2020-09-25
  • Total pages : 317
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : This volume contains chapters derived from papers presented at the 3rd Global Conference on Visual Literacies: Exploring Critical Issues held in Oxford, UK, July 14th through the 16th, 2009. The conference brought together a broad range of cultural, artistic and academic participants....

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-05-28
  • Total pages : 594
  • ISBN : 1847884768
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Summary : This volume explores film and television for children and youth. While children’s film and television vary in form and content from country to country, their youth audience, ranging from infants to “screenagers”, is the defining feature of the genre and is written into the DNA of the medium itself. ...