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Author Orr, John, 1943-

Title Romantics and modernists in British cinema / John Orr

Publ Info Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PN1993.5.G7 O77 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 195 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Edinburgh studies in film
Contents Romantics versus modernists? -- 1929 : romantics and modernists on the cusp of sound -- Running man : Hitchcock's fugitives and The Bourne ultimatum -- Running man 2 : Carol Reed and his contemporaries -- David Lean : the troubled romantic and the end of empire -- Trauma film from romantic to modern : A matter of life and death to Don't look now -- Joseph Losey and Michelangelo Antonioni : the expatriate eye and the parallax view -- Expatriate eye 2: Stanley Kubrick and Jerzy Skolimowski -- Terence Davies and Bill Douglas : the poetics of memory -- Into the new country
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-188) and index
LC subject Motion pictures -- Great Britain -- History
Art and motion pictures -- Great Britain
Romanticism -- Great Britain
Modernism (Aesthetics) -- Great Britain
Motion pictures -- Aesthetics
ISBN 9780748640140 (hbk.)
0748640142 (hbk.)