America on Film

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  • Author : Harry M. Benshoff
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 472 pages
  • ISBN : 144435759X
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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America on Film

America on Film
  • Author : Harry M. Benshoff,Sean Griffin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 August 2011
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America on Film: Representing Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality in the Movies, 2nd Edition is a lively introduction to issues of diversity as represented within the American cinema. Provides a comprehensive overview of the industrial, socio-cultural, and aesthetic factors that contribute to cinematic representations of race, class, gender, and sexuality Includes over 100 illustrations, glossary of key terms, questions for discussion, and lists for further reading/viewing Includes new case studies of a number of films, including Crash, Brokeback Mountain, and

Colonial America on Film and Television

Colonial America on Film and Television
  • Author : Bertil O. Österberg
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 15 April 2009
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The early history of American settlement, pioneering, and independence is marked by fascinating characters and events who are often shrouded in legend. Through the eye of the movie camera, filmmakers have sought to capture these characters and to penetrate the mists of time. This comprehensive filmography provides production information and commentary on all films and television episodes set during the years between the first settlements in the future United States and the fledgling country’s War of 1812 with Britain.

America on Film

America on Film
  • Author : Kenneth M. Cameron
  • Publisher : Burns & Oates
  • Release : 16 May 1997
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The challenge of making the great American historical film has attracted some of our finest talents: D. W. Griffith, John Ford, Robert Altman, Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, Oliver Stone, Spike Lee. From the earliest flickering images of The Spirit of 76 (1905) through Nixon, America on Film subtly and entertainingly examines Hollywood's filming of American history, including biographies. Among the many films considered, some omissions seem surprising: The Birth of a Nation and Gone with the Wind, for example, since they

America on Film

America on Film
  • Author : Sam B. Girgus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 17 October 2002
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America on Film, first published in 2002, examines how the notion of 'American' has changed from American cinema up to the 1950s.

America on Film and Tape

America on Film and Tape
  • Author : Howard B. Hitchens
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 16 May 1985
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"an excellent resource on locating audiovisual materials covering a wide variety of topics in American Studies. Both librarians and teachers should find it quite helpful. Recommended for all libraries." Reference Book Review

America on Film and Tape

America on Film and Tape
  • Author : Howard B. Hitchens
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 16 May 1985
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"an excellent resource on locating audiovisual materials covering a wide variety of topics in American Studies. Both librarians and teachers should find it quite helpful. Recommended for all libraries." Reference Book Review

Queer Cinema

Queer Cinema
  • Author : Harry M. Benshoff,Sean Griffin
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 16 May 2021
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"Queer Cinema, the Film Reader brings together key writings that use queer theory to explore cinematic sexualities, especially those historically designated as gay, lesbian, bisexual and/or transgendered. The collection examines the relationship between cinematic representations of sexuality and their social, historical and industrial contexts."--BOOK JACKET.

Queer Images

Queer Images
  • Author : Benshoff,Griffin
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 13 October 2005
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Queer Images chronicles representations of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer sexualities over one hundred years of American film. The most up-to-date and comprehensive book of its kind, it explores the ever-changing images of queer characters onscreen as well as the work of queer filmmakers and the cultural histories of queer audiences--from the works of discreetly homosexual filmmakers during Hollywood''s Golden Age and classical Hollywood''s attempt to purge sex perversion from films, to queer exploitation and physique films, cinematic responses to

Film Europe and Film America

 Film Europe  and  Film America
  • Author : Andrew Higson,Richard Maltby
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 16 May 1999
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Winner of the 2000 Prix Jean Mitry. A volume of specially-commissioned essays dealing with the attempts to create a pan-European film production movement in the 1920s and 1930s, and the reactions of the American film industry to these plans to rival its hegemony. The book has an impressive array of top scholars from both America and Europe, including Thomas Elsaesser, Kristin Thompson and Ginette Vincendeau, as well as essays by some younger scholars who have recently completed new archival research. It

Hollywood s America

Hollywood s America
  • Author : Steven Mintz,Randy W. Roberts
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 March 2010
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Fully revised, updated, and extended, this compilation of interpretive essays and primary documents teaches students to read films as cultural artifacts within the contexts of actual past events. A new edition of this classic textbook, which ties movies into the broader narrative of US and film history Ten new articles which consider recently released films, as well as issues of gender and ethnicity Well-organized within a chronological framework with thematic treatments to provide a valuable resource for students of the

War and Film in America

War and Film in America
  • Author : Marilyn J. Matelski,Nancy Lynch Street
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 21 July 2003
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America's chief exports are war and entertainment; combined, they are the war films viewed all over the world. The film industry is a partner of the government; American film shapes the ways in which both Americans and others view war. The authors herein explore differing film perspectives across five decades. The essays, written especially for this volume, explore topics such as frontier justice, Cold War fervor, government-sponsored terrorism, the "back-to-Nam" films, films as a venue for propaganda, and war's far-reaching

Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows
  • Author : Harry M. Benshoff
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release : 15 March 2011
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Explores the cultural, industrial, formal, and generic contexts of the television soap opera Dark Shadows as a precursor to today’s popular gothic media franchises.

A Companion to the Horror Film

A Companion to the Horror Film
  • Author : Harry M. Benshoff
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 January 2017
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"Offers a critical survey of the art and practice of horror movies covering everything from craft and technique, historical developments, and modern-day trends, to broader topics opening onto the socio-political dimensions of the genre. The volume begins with essays devoted to the theoretical methodologies used to study the genre, from cognitive and philosophical approaches, through audience reception and psychoanalysis, to those approaches that examine gender, sexuality, race, class, and (dis) ability in relation to the horror film. Subsequent sections cover