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The Resource Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU, Michael Ingham

Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU, Michael Ingham

Label
Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU
Title
Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU
Statement of responsibility
Michael Ingham
Title variation
PTU
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
PTU is an underappreciated noir masterpiece by one of Hong Kong's most prolific and commercially successful directors. In terms of character development and psychological complexity, Mike Ingham argues that PTU is the most aesthetically rigorous and satisfying of To's many films
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ingham, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The new Hong Kong cinema series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • To, Johnny
  • Hong Kong Police Force
  • To, Johnny
  • Hong Kong Police Force
  • Motion pictures
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Motion pictures
  • China
Label
Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU, Michael Ingham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-149)
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
Series Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 -- Introducing the Film; Introducing Johnnie -- 'One of Our Own'; 2 -- 'Into the Perilous Night' -- Police and Gangsters in the Hong Kong Mean Streets; 3 -- 'Expect the Unexpected' -- PTU's Narrative and Aesthetics; 4 -- The Coda: What's the Story? -- Morning Glory!; Notes; Appendix: An interview with Johnnie To; Credits; Bibliography
Control code
ocn647840530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 149 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888052479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612709098
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 270909
  • 22573/ctt1kdkhj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647840530
Label
Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU, Michael Ingham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-149)
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
Series Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 -- Introducing the Film; Introducing Johnnie -- 'One of Our Own'; 2 -- 'Into the Perilous Night' -- Police and Gangsters in the Hong Kong Mean Streets; 3 -- 'Expect the Unexpected' -- PTU's Narrative and Aesthetics; 4 -- The Coda: What's the Story? -- Morning Glory!; Notes; Appendix: An interview with Johnnie To; Credits; Bibliography
Control code
ocn647840530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 149 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888052479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612709098
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 270909
  • 22573/ctt1kdkhj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647840530

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