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Author Locke, Brian, 1964-

Title Racial stigma on the Hollywood screen from World War II to the present : the Orientalist buddy film / Brian Locke

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  PN1995.9.M56 L63 2009    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PN1995.9.M56 L63 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 208 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents Three's a crowd : Crash (2005) -- Strange fruit : Bataan (1943) -- White and black to the brink : China gate (1957), Pork Chop Hill (1959), All the young men (1960) -- The blaxploitation buddy film -- The Orientalist buddy film in the 1980s and 1990s : Flash Gordon (1980), Lethal weapon (1987-1998), Rising sun (1993) -- The Orientalist buddy film and the "new niggers" : Blade runner (1982, 1992, and 2007) -- "Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto" : The matrix (1999) and the virtual Asian -- Pearl Harbor eclipsed? : The last samurai (2003)
LC subject Minorities in motion pictures
Race relations in motion pictures
African Americans in motion pictures
Asians in motion pictures
Male friendship in motion pictures
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780230618824 (alk. paper)
0230618820 (alk. paper)