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The Resource Inventing Vietnam : the war in film and television, edited by Michael Anderegg

Inventing Vietnam : the war in film and television, edited by Michael Anderegg

Label
Inventing Vietnam : the war in film and television
Title
Inventing Vietnam
Title remainder
the war in film and television
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Anderegg
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS557.73
LC item number
.A5 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderegg, Michael A
Series statement
Culture and the moving image
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • War films
  • Television plays, American
Label
Inventing Vietnam : the war in film and television, edited by Michael Anderegg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-297) and index
Contents
  • Hollywood and Vietnam : John Wayne and Jane Fonda as discourse / Michael Anderegg -- "All the animals come out at night" : Vietnam meets Noir in Taxi Driver / Cynthia J. Fuchs -- Vietnam and the Hollywood genre film : inversions of American mythology in The deer hunter and Apocalypse now / John Hellmann -- "Charlie don't surf" : race and culture in the Vietnam War films / David Desser -- Finding a language for Vietnam in the action-adventure genre / Ellen Draper -- Narrative patterns and mythic trajectories in mid-1980s Vietnam movies / Tony Williams -- Rambo's Vietnam and Kennedy's new frontier / John Hellmann -- Gardens of stone, Platoon, and Hamburger hill : ritual and remembrance / Judy Lee Kinney
  • Primetime television's Tour of duty / Daniel Miller -- Women next door to war : China beach / Carolyn Reed Vartanian -- Male bonding, Hollywood orientalism, and the repression of the feminine in Kubrick's Full metal jacket / Susan White -- Vietnam, chaos, and the dark art of improvisation / Owen W. Gilman, Jr. -- Witness to war : Oliver Stone, Ron Kovic, and Born on the fourth of July / Thomas Doherty -- Teaching Vietnam : the politics of documentary / Thomas J. Slater
Control code
23254475
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 315 p.
Isbn
9780877228622
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
91011392
Label
Inventing Vietnam : the war in film and television, edited by Michael Anderegg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-297) and index
Contents
  • Hollywood and Vietnam : John Wayne and Jane Fonda as discourse / Michael Anderegg -- "All the animals come out at night" : Vietnam meets Noir in Taxi Driver / Cynthia J. Fuchs -- Vietnam and the Hollywood genre film : inversions of American mythology in The deer hunter and Apocalypse now / John Hellmann -- "Charlie don't surf" : race and culture in the Vietnam War films / David Desser -- Finding a language for Vietnam in the action-adventure genre / Ellen Draper -- Narrative patterns and mythic trajectories in mid-1980s Vietnam movies / Tony Williams -- Rambo's Vietnam and Kennedy's new frontier / John Hellmann -- Gardens of stone, Platoon, and Hamburger hill : ritual and remembrance / Judy Lee Kinney
  • Primetime television's Tour of duty / Daniel Miller -- Women next door to war : China beach / Carolyn Reed Vartanian -- Male bonding, Hollywood orientalism, and the repression of the feminine in Kubrick's Full metal jacket / Susan White -- Vietnam, chaos, and the dark art of improvisation / Owen W. Gilman, Jr. -- Witness to war : Oliver Stone, Ron Kovic, and Born on the fourth of July / Thomas Doherty -- Teaching Vietnam : the politics of documentary / Thomas J. Slater
Control code
23254475
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 315 p.
Isbn
9780877228622
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
91011392

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