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The Resource Film noir and the cinema of paranoia, Wheeler Winston Dixon

Film noir and the cinema of paranoia, Wheeler Winston Dixon

Label
Film noir and the cinema of paranoia
Title
Film noir and the cinema of paranoia
Statement of responsibility
Wheeler Winston Dixon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Film Noir and the Cinema of Paranoia is an overview of 20th- and 21st-century noir and fatalist film practice from 1945 onwards. The book demonstrates the ways in which American cinema has inculcated a climate of fear in our daily lives, as reinforced, starting in the 1950s, by television, and later videocassettes, the web, and the Internet, to create, by the early 21st century a hypersurveillant atmosphere in which no one can avoid the barrage of images that continually assault our senses. The book begins with the return of American soldiers from World War II, 'liberated' from war in the Paci
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dixon, Wheeler W.
Dewey number
791.43/655
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.F54
LC item number
D59 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Film noir
  • Film noir
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Film noir
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Film noir
  • Film noir
  • USA
Label
Film noir and the cinema of paranoia, Wheeler Winston Dixon
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-185) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dream of return -- The postwar bubble -- The 1950s death trip -- The flip side of the 1960s -- The failure of culture -- Living in fear -- Appendix: A galleryof classi noir 'heavies.'
Control code
367620089
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 198 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612087936
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk0tn7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367620089
Label
Film noir and the cinema of paranoia, Wheeler Winston Dixon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-185) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dream of return -- The postwar bubble -- The 1950s death trip -- The flip side of the 1960s -- The failure of culture -- Living in fear -- Appendix: A galleryof classi noir 'heavies.'
Control code
367620089
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 198 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612087936
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk0tn7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367620089

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