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The Resource The cinema of George A. Romero : knight of the living dead, Tony Williams

The cinema of George A. Romero : knight of the living dead, Tony Williams

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The cinema of George A. Romero : knight of the living dead
Title
The cinema of George A. Romero
Title remainder
knight of the living dead
Statement of responsibility
Tony Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Cinema of George A. Romero: Knight of the Living Dead is the first in-depth study in English of the career of this foremost auteur working at the margins of the Hollywood mainstream in the horror genre. In placing Romero's oeuvre in the context of literary naturalism, the book explores the relevance of the director's films within American cultural traditions and thus explains the potency of such work beyond 'splatter movie' models. The author explores the roots of naturalism in the work of Emile Zola and traces this through to the EC Comics of the 1950s and on to the work of St
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1946 January 11-
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Williams, Tony
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Directors' Cuts
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  • Romero, George A.
  • Romero, George A
  • Horror films
  • Motion pictures
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Horror films
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
Label
The cinema of George A. Romero : knight of the living dead, Tony Williams
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
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A Director and His Traditions; 2. Night of the Living Dead; 3. There's Always Vanilla; 4. Jack's Wife; 5. The Crazies; 6. Martin; 7. Dawn of the Dead; 8. Knightriders; 9. Creepshow; 10. Day of the Dead; 11. Monkey Shines; 12. One Evil Eye and The Dark Half; Conclusion; Appendix One: The Romero Screenplays and Teleplays; Appendix Two: Chronology; Notes; Filmography; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn854968509
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850308
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3cmc2g
  • 97a35de2-5367-400d-a2bb-fac171910976
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854968509
Label
The cinema of George A. Romero : knight of the living dead, Tony Williams
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
Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. A Director and His Traditions; 2. Night of the Living Dead; 3. There's Always Vanilla; 4. Jack's Wife; 5. The Crazies; 6. Martin; 7. Dawn of the Dead; 8. Knightriders; 9. Creepshow; 10. Day of the Dead; 11. Monkey Shines; 12. One Evil Eye and The Dark Half; Conclusion; Appendix One: The Romero Screenplays and Teleplays; Appendix Two: Chronology; Notes; Filmography; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn854968509
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850308
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3cmc2g
  • 97a35de2-5367-400d-a2bb-fac171910976
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854968509

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