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The Resource The ultimate Stallone reader : Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur, edited by Chris Holmlund

The ultimate Stallone reader : Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur, edited by Chris Holmlund

Label
The ultimate Stallone reader : Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur
Title
The ultimate Stallone reader
Title remainder
Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chris Holmlund
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sylvester Stallone has been a defining part of American film for nearly four decades. He has made an impact on world entertainment in a surprisingly diverse range of capacities? as actor, writer, producer, and director? all while maintaining a monolithic presence. With The Ultimate Stallone Reader, this icon finally receives concerted academic attention. Eleven original essays by internationally-known scholars examine Stallone's contributions to mainstream cinema, independent film, and television. This volume also offers innovative approaches to star, gender, and celebrity studies, perf
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
791.430280924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.S667
LC item number
.U45 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holmlund, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stallone, Sylvester
  • Rocky films
  • Masculinity in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures, American
  • Stallone, Sylvester
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Masculinity in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures, American
  • Rocky films
Label
The ultimate Stallone reader : Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur, edited by Chris Holmlund
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 263-276
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
Introduction : presenting Stallone/Stallone presents / Chris Holmlund -- Staying alive : Stallone, authorship and contemporary Hollywood aesthetics / Paul Ramaeker -- Logic is the cure, meet the disease : the melos of Cobra / Scott Higgins -- I, of the tiger : self and self-obsession in the Rocky series / Eric Lichtenfeld -- Stallone and Hollywood in transition / Mark Gallagher -- Adventures in acting : Stallone the performer / Chris Holmlund -- Stallone's stomach : Cop land and the weight of actorly legitimisation / Paul McDonald -- The Rocky effect : Sylvester Stallone as sport hero / Alexandra Keller & Frazer Ward -- 'Who wouldn't want a body like that?' : masculinity, muscularity and male audiences for the films of Sylvester Stallone / Ian Huffer -- Sylvester Stallone and John Rambo's trek across Asia : politics, performance and American empire / Gina Marchetti -- Stallone, ageing and action authenticity / Yvonne Trasker
Control code
876042645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, photograph
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5m961c
  • 34d34f07-d258-4450-a037-808a86c8c90a
Publisher number
EB00640545
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876042645
Label
The ultimate Stallone reader : Sylvester Stallone as star, icon, auteur, edited by Chris Holmlund
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 263-276
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
Introduction : presenting Stallone/Stallone presents / Chris Holmlund -- Staying alive : Stallone, authorship and contemporary Hollywood aesthetics / Paul Ramaeker -- Logic is the cure, meet the disease : the melos of Cobra / Scott Higgins -- I, of the tiger : self and self-obsession in the Rocky series / Eric Lichtenfeld -- Stallone and Hollywood in transition / Mark Gallagher -- Adventures in acting : Stallone the performer / Chris Holmlund -- Stallone's stomach : Cop land and the weight of actorly legitimisation / Paul McDonald -- The Rocky effect : Sylvester Stallone as sport hero / Alexandra Keller & Frazer Ward -- 'Who wouldn't want a body like that?' : masculinity, muscularity and male audiences for the films of Sylvester Stallone / Ian Huffer -- Sylvester Stallone and John Rambo's trek across Asia : politics, performance and American empire / Gina Marchetti -- Stallone, ageing and action authenticity / Yvonne Trasker
Control code
876042645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, photograph
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5m961c
  • 34d34f07-d258-4450-a037-808a86c8c90a
Publisher number
EB00640545
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876042645

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