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The Resource Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing, Caetlin Benson-Allott

Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing, Caetlin Benson-Allott

Label
Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing
Title
Killer tapes and shattered screens
Title remainder
video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing
Statement of responsibility
Caetlin Benson-Allott
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the mid-1980s, US audiences have watched the majority of movies they see on a video platform, be it VHS, DVD, Blu-ray, Video On Demand, or streaming media. Annual video revenues have exceeded box office returns for over twenty-five years. In short, video has become the structuring discourse of US movie culture. Killer Tapes and Shattered Screens examines how prerecorded video reframes the premises and promises of motion picture spectatorship. But instead of offering a history of video technology or reception, Caetlin Benson-Allott analyzes how the movies themselves understand and
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Benson-Allott, Caetlin Anne
Dewey number
791.43/656
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.T43
LC item number
B46 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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  • Technology in motion pictures
  • Cinematography
  • Horror films
  • Motion picture audiences
  • Video recordings
  • Digital video
  • Video recordings industry
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Cinematography
  • Horror films
  • Motion picture audiences
  • Technology in motion pictures
  • Video recordings industry
  • Video recordings
Label
Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing, Caetlin Benson-Allott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: opening up to home video -- Distributing The dead: George A. Romero and the evolution of the video spectator -- Addressing the "new flesh": videodrome's format war -- Reprotechnophobia: putting an end to analog abjection with the ring -- Going, going, grindhouse: simulacral cinematicity and post-cinematic spectatorship -- Paranormal spectatorship: faux footage horror and the P2P spectator -- Conclusion: power play
Control code
833574032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954496
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2f0z7g
  • c849812b-7760-4b6c-a4e5-6638235c27f8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833574032
Label
Killer tapes and shattered screens : video spectatorship from VHS to file sharing, Caetlin Benson-Allott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: opening up to home video -- Distributing The dead: George A. Romero and the evolution of the video spectator -- Addressing the "new flesh": videodrome's format war -- Reprotechnophobia: putting an end to analog abjection with the ring -- Going, going, grindhouse: simulacral cinematicity and post-cinematic spectatorship -- Paranormal spectatorship: faux footage horror and the P2P spectator -- Conclusion: power play
Control code
833574032
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520954496
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2f0z7g
  • c849812b-7760-4b6c-a4e5-6638235c27f8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833574032

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