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Author Mathijs, Ernest.

Title Cult cinema [electronic resource] : an introduction / Ernest Mathijs and Jamie Sexton.

Imprint Malden, Mass. : John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 299 p. : ill.
Note Two columns to the page.
Bibliography Includes filmography.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Receptions and debates. Cult reception contexts -- The cult cinema marketplace -- Prestige, awards, and festivals -- Censorship and criticism -- Random and subculture -- The cult auteur -- Cult stardom -- Camp and paracinema -- Transgression and freakery -- Gender and sexuality -- Transnationalism and Orientalism -- Religion and utopia -- Themes and genres. Exploitation and B movies -- Underground and avant-garde cinema -- Cult cinema and drugs -- Cult cinema and music -- Classical Hollywood cults -- Cult horror cinema -- Cult science fiction cinema -- Cult blockbusters -- Intertextuality and irony -- Meta-cult.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Cult films -- History and criticism.
Sensationalism in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Sexton, Jamie.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781405173742 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781405173735 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781444396423 (e-book)

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