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The Resource Street Smart : the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee

Street Smart : the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee

Label
Street Smart : the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee
Title
Street Smart
Title remainder
the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New York has appeared in more movies than Michael Caine, and as a result of overfamiliarity, the City poses a problem for critics and casual moviegoers alike. Audiences mistake the New York image of skyscrapers and glitter for the real thing, but in fact the City is a network of small villages, each with its unique personality. Street Smart offers a novel approach to understanding the cultural influences of New York's neighborhoods on the work of four quintessentially New York filmmakers: Sidney Lumet, Woody Allen, Martin Scorsese, and Spike Lee. The city's diverse economic and ethnic enclaves
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blake, Richard A
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Allen, Woody
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Lee, Spike
  • Allen, Woody
  • Lee, Spike
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion pictures
  • New York (State)
Label
Street Smart : the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; A View from the Footbridge; A View from the Movies; Cinema City: All Around the Town; The Phantom City; A Parisian Spaceship; Film: Painting or Window?; Where Is New York, Really?; Establishing Shot through a Wide-Angle Lens; From Documentary to Cartoon; A Nation in Transition; New York, California; East Side, West Side; Home Sweet (and Sour) Home; Lower East Side: Sidney Lumet; Jewish New York; Small Screen, Big Opportunities; New York Forever; A Minority Opinion; 12 Angry Men (1957); The Pawnbroker
  • Dog Day Afternoon (1975)Serpico (1974) and Prince of the City (1981); Q & A (1990); Night Falls on Manhattan (1997); The Verdict (1982); Other Examples; Conclusion; Flatbush: Woody Allen; The Death of Brooklyn; Crossing the East River; A Comedy of Displacement; Two Early Comedies; Beachhead in Manhattan; The Cultural Anthropologist; You Can Go Home Again; No Business Like Show Business; A Gray Line Bus Tour of Allentown; Little Italy: Martin Scorsese; The Sicilian Factor; Neighboring Villages; The Village Church; The Wider Horizon; Close to Home; Mean Streets of Home
  • Mean Streets of Brooklyn and QueensStill Mean in Las Vegas; Back to Manhattan; Other Mean Streets in Manhattan; Comic Turns; Still Other Avenues; On the Other Side of the World; Fort Greene: Spike Lee; The Other Side of Downtown; Moving On; Traces of Fort Greene; The Others; An Odd Kind of Conservative; A Capitalism of Social Responsibility; Gotta Have Bank; Back to Atlanta; Bed-Stuy: The Town Next Door; Back to Fort Greene; From Strivers Row to Benson hurst; The Journey of Malcolm X; Back in Time to Brooklyn; Another View of Brooklyn; Keeping Up the Beat; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn900344489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157382
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129dd1f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344489
Label
Street Smart : the New York of Lumet, Allen, Scorsese, and Lee
Publication
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
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; A View from the Footbridge; A View from the Movies; Cinema City: All Around the Town; The Phantom City; A Parisian Spaceship; Film: Painting or Window?; Where Is New York, Really?; Establishing Shot through a Wide-Angle Lens; From Documentary to Cartoon; A Nation in Transition; New York, California; East Side, West Side; Home Sweet (and Sour) Home; Lower East Side: Sidney Lumet; Jewish New York; Small Screen, Big Opportunities; New York Forever; A Minority Opinion; 12 Angry Men (1957); The Pawnbroker
  • Dog Day Afternoon (1975)Serpico (1974) and Prince of the City (1981); Q & A (1990); Night Falls on Manhattan (1997); The Verdict (1982); Other Examples; Conclusion; Flatbush: Woody Allen; The Death of Brooklyn; Crossing the East River; A Comedy of Displacement; Two Early Comedies; Beachhead in Manhattan; The Cultural Anthropologist; You Can Go Home Again; No Business Like Show Business; A Gray Line Bus Tour of Allentown; Little Italy: Martin Scorsese; The Sicilian Factor; Neighboring Villages; The Village Church; The Wider Horizon; Close to Home; Mean Streets of Home
  • Mean Streets of Brooklyn and QueensStill Mean in Las Vegas; Back to Manhattan; Other Mean Streets in Manhattan; Comic Turns; Still Other Avenues; On the Other Side of the World; Fort Greene: Spike Lee; The Other Side of Downtown; Moving On; Traces of Fort Greene; The Others; An Odd Kind of Conservative; A Capitalism of Social Responsibility; Gotta Have Bank; Back to Atlanta; Bed-Stuy: The Town Next Door; Back to Fort Greene; From Strivers Row to Benson hurst; The Journey of Malcolm X; Back in Time to Brooklyn; Another View of Brooklyn; Keeping Up the Beat; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn900344489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813157382
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129dd1f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344489

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