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Gay Men at the Movies
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Scott McKinnon
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Cinema has long played a major role in the formation of community among marginalized groups, and this book details that process for gay men in Sydney, Australia from the 1950s to the present. Scott McKinnon builds the book from a variety of sources, including film reviews, media reports, personal memoirs,
5001 Nights at the Movies
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Pauline Kael
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-02 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

The intelligent person's guide to the movies, with more than 2,800 reviews Look up a movie in this guide, and chances are you'll find yourself reading on about the next movie and the next. Pauline Kael's reviews aren't just provocative---they're addictive. These brief, informative reviews, written for the "Goings On
Charlie Chan at the Movies
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Ken Hanke
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-14 - Publisher: McFarland

From his primitive nonseries beginnings through the well known Fox series of 44 films (1931–1949), here is the complete history of famous film detective Charlie Chan. The films are presented in chronological order, with full cast and credits, synopses and evaluations. Biographical details on the three most famous screen Chans—Warner
Feminism at the Movies
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Hilary Radner, Rebecca Stringer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Feminism at the Movies: Understanding Gender in Contemporary Popular Cinema examines the way that contemporary film reflects today’s changing gender roles. The book offers a comprehensive overview of the central issues in feminist film criticism with analyses of over twenty popular contemporary films across a range of genres, such as
Nixon at the Movies
Language: en
Pages: 438
Authors: Mark Feeney
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-22 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

“People will be arguing over Nixon at the Movies as much as, for more than half a century, the country at large has been arguing about Nixon.”—Greil Marcus Richard Nixon and the film industry arrived in Southern California in the same year, 1913, and they shared a long and complex