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By Matthew Tinkcom,Amy Villarejo

ISBN-10: 0415202817

ISBN-13: 9780415202817

Keyframes introduces the research of well known cinema of Hollywood and past and responds to the transformative influence of cultural stories on movie studies.
The individuals reconsider modern movie tradition utilizing principles and matters from feminism, queer thought, 'race' stories, opinions of nationalism, colonialism and post-colonialism, the cultural economies of fandom, spectator idea, and Marxism. Combining a movie reports specialize in the movie undefined, construction and expertise with a cultural reviews research of intake and audiences, Keframes demonstrates the breadth of ways now to be had for figuring out renowned cinema. matters addressed include:
* learning Ripley and the 'Alien' films
* Pedagogy and Political Correctness in Martial Arts cinema
* Judy Garland fandom at the net
* Stardom and serial fantasies: Thomas Harris's 'Hannibal'
* Tom Hanks and the globalization of stars
* Queer Bollywood
* Jackie Chan and the Black connection
* '12 Monkeys', postmodernism and concrete space.

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