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Author Grant, Barry Keith, 1947-

Title Shadows of doubt : negotiations of masculinity in American genre films / Barry Keith Grant

Publ Info Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  PN1995.9.M34 G73 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PN1995.9.M34 G73 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PN1995.9.M34 G73 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 246 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Contemporary approaches to film and television series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Pistols and stamens : gender and genre in D.W. Griffith's Broken blossoms -- Walking small : W.C. Fields, Groucho Marx, and the emasculation of the American comic tradition -- Cock and bull story : Howard Hawks's Red River, professionalism, and the Western -- All shook up : the classic Hollywood musical, male desire, and the "problem" of rock n' roll -- Growing up absurd : shtick meets teenpic in The delicate delinquent -- "Cussers last stan'" : black masculinity in The cool world -- Of men and monoliths : science fiction, gender, and 2001 : a space odyssey -- Taking back the Night of the living dead : George Romero, feminism, and the horror film -- Rich and strange : economic performance anxiety and the yuppie horror film -- Man's favorite sport? The action films of Kathryn Bigelow
LC subject Masculinity in motion pictures
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780814334577 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0814334571 (pbk. : alk. paper)