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Title True to the spirit : film adaptation and the question of fidelity / edited by Colin MacCabe, Kathleen Murray and Rick Warner.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  808.23071 T766 2011    ---  Available
Description x, 250 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Introduction: Bazinian adaptation: The butcher boy as example / Colin MacCabe -- The economies of adaptation / Dudley Andrew -- Literary appropriation and translation in early cinema: adapting Gerhardt Hauptmann's Atlantis in 1913 / Tom Gunning -- Hearts of darkness: Joseph Conrad and Orson Welles / James Naremore -- Max Ophuls's auteurist adaptations / Laura Mulvey -- To have and have not: an adaptive system / Kathleen Murray -- Happier with dreams: constructing the lisbon girls through nondiegetic sound in The virgin suicides / Stephanie McKnight -- Universalizing a nation and the adaptation of Trainspotting / Shelagh Patterson -- Getting away with homage: the alternative universes of Ghost world / Jonathan Loucks -- Indexing an icon: T.E. Lawrence's Seven pillars of wisdom and David Lean's Lawrence of Arabia / Alison Patterson -- Shades of horror: fidelity and genre in Stanley Kubrick's The shining / Jarrell D. Wright -- Contempt revisited: Godard at the margins of adaptation / Rick Warner -- Afterword: Adaptation as a philosophical problem / Fredric Jameson.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures and literature.
Added Author MacCabe, Colin.
Warner, Rick, 1977-
Murray, Kathleen, 1975-
ISBN 9780195374674 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0195374673 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780195374667 (cloth : alk. paper)
0195374665 (cloth : alk. paper)

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