This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
This examniation of the cinematic style of film noir originals and their neo-noir remakes compares thirty-five films, beginning with Billy Wilder's classic Double Indemnity and concluding with Jim McBride's Breathless. In-depth analysis of the films explain the qualities and characteristics of film noir, while providing critical readings of both the originals and the remakes. The most significant films since 1944 are reviewed and reveal the ever-changing values in American society. As this study reveals, the noir style significantly impacted American film and neo-noir remakes attest to its continued popularity in cinematic art.
This work will appeal to film scholars and to fans of film noir. Filmogrpahies and video information follow each chapter. Appendices briefly explain the roots of many noir films discussed in the text along with their subsequent remakes.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
RONALD SCHWARTZ is Professor of Romance Languages and Film at City University of New York. He is the author of six books on Spanish literature, Latin-American literature, Spanish cinema and Latin-American film.Review:
..."recommended for basic cinema collections serving lower/upper-division undergraduates."-Choice
?...recommended for basic cinema collections serving lower/upper-division undergraduates.?-Choice
.,."recommended for basic cinema collections serving lower/upper-division undergraduates."-Choice
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Praeger, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0313308934
Book Description Praeger, 2001. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0313308934
Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # UK2034
Book Description Praeger, 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # P110313308934
Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # AINDN-9404
Book Description Condition: New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Customer satisfaction our priority. Seller Inventory # ABE-OCT-24671
Book Description Condition: Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Seller Inventory # SHUB24671
Book Description Condition: New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery.This item may ship fro the US or other locations in India depending on your location and availability. Seller Inventory # AUSBNN-9404
Book Description Condition: Brand New. New, US edition. Excellent Customer Service. Seller Inventory # ABEUSAOCT18-24671
Book Description ABC-CLIO, 2001. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IQ-9780313308932