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Author Wood, Robin, 1931-2009.

Title Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan-- and beyond / Robin Wood.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  791.43 W85h 2003    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Edition Expanded and rev. ed.
Description xlv, 363 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Revised edition of: Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan, 1986.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-352) and index.
Contents Prologue (2003) : our culture, our cinema : for a repoliticized criticism -- Cards on the table -- The chase : flashback, 1965 -- Smart-ass and cutie-pie : notes toward the evaluation of Altman (1975) -- The incoherent text : narrative in the 70s -- The American nightmare : horror in the 70s -- Normality and monsters : the films of Larry Cohen and George Romero -- Brian De Palma : the politics of castration -- Papering the cracks : fantasy and ideology in the Reagan era -- Horror in the 80s -- Images and women -- From buddies to lovers -- Two films by Martin Scorsese -- Two films by Michael Cimino -- Day of the dead : the woman's nightmare -- On and around My best friend's wedding -- Teens, parties, and rollercoasters : a genre of the 90s -- Hollywood today : is an oppositional cinema possible?
Summary This new edition includes all the chapters of the original work, supplemented with analysis of comedy films of the 1990s, a chapter on contemporary filmmakers, including David Fincher & Jim Jarmusch, & an essay on 'Day of the Dead'
Subject Motion pictures -- United States -- History.
Motion pictures -- Political aspects.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Histoire.
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01027285
Motion pictures -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst01027353
California -- Los Angeles -- Hollywood. (OCoLC)fst01312041
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Wood, Robin, 1931-2009. Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan.
ISBN 0231129661 (acid-free paper)
9780231129664 (acid-free paper)
023112967X (paper : acid-free paper)
9780231129671 (paper : acid-free paper)

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