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The Resource The American cinema of excess : extremes of the national mind on film, Mike King

The American cinema of excess : extremes of the national mind on film, Mike King

Label
The American cinema of excess : extremes of the national mind on film
Title
The American cinema of excess
Title remainder
extremes of the national mind on film
Statement of responsibility
Mike King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book draws conclusions about the American mind through analysis of "cinema of excess": films about Americans that include culturally transgressive material, including violence, graphic sexuality, apocalyptic themes, and paranoia. The work begins with an introduction to far left and far right schools of film criticism, including Marxism, cultural conservatism, and religious conservatism, discussing the shortcomings of each"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Mike
Dewey number
791.43/653
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.U6
LC item number
K474 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
  • Sensationalism in motion pictures
  • Film
  • Sensation
  • Exzess
  • Psychologie
  • USA
  • Film
  • Wahnsinn
  • Sensation
  • Motiv (Film)
  • Gesellschaft
  • USA
Label
The American cinema of excess : extremes of the national mind on film, Mike King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-255) and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 241-244
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
257557400
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780786439881
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)257557400
Label
The American cinema of excess : extremes of the national mind on film, Mike King
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-255) and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 241-244
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
257557400
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780786439881
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)257557400

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