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Author Zipes, Jack, 1937-

Title The enchanted screen : the unknown history of fairy-tale films / Jack Zipes

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2011
 CCRI-Warwick  PN1995.9 .F34 Z57 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PN1995.9.F34 Z57 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PN1995.9.F34 Z57 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PN1995.9.F34 Z57 2011    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for CCRI-Warwick Orders on 06-29-2011.
Descript xii, 435 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references, filmography, and index
Contents Filmic adaptation and appropriation of the fairy tale -- De-Disneyfying Disney : notes on the development of the fairy-tale film -- Georges Méliès : pioneer of the fairy-tale film and the art of the ridiculous -- Animated fairy-tale cartoons : celebrating the carnival art of the ridiculous -- Animated feature fairy-tale films -- Cracking the magic mirror : re-presentations of Snow White -- The trials and tribulations of Little Red Riding Hood revisited and reviewed -- Bluebeard's original sin and the rise of serial killing, mass murder, and fascism -- The triumph of the underdog : Cinderella's legacy -- Abusing and abandoning children : "Hansel and Gretel," "Tom Thumb," "The Pied Piper," "Donkey-skin," and "The juniper tree" -- Choosing the right mate : why beasts and frogs make for ideal husbands -- Andersen's cinematic legacy : trivialization and innovation -- Adapting fairy-tale novels -- Between slave language and utopian optimism : neglected fairy-tale films of Central and Eastern Europe -- Fairy-tale films in dark times : breaking molds, seeing the world anew
LC subject Fairy tales in motion pictures
Fairy tales -- Film adaptations
ISBN 9780415990622 (hardback)
0415990629 (hardback)
9780415990615 (pbk.)
0415990610 (pbk.)