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M*A*S*H – Brewster McCloud – McCabe & Mrs Miller

David Thompson

David L. Thompson is Professor of Philosophy (retired) at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. His previous publications include Dennett's Philosophy: A Comprehensive Assessment (ed. with Don Ross and Andrew Brook, MIT Press, 2000). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Altman on Altman

Faber & Faber, 2010

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... it. Fox had two other war movies going on: Patton: Lust for Glory and Tora! Tora! Tora!, both big-budget pictures.Patton: Lust for Glory (1970), an intelligent portrait of the World War II General George Patton, directed by Franklin J....

Facing the father: Terminator Salvation

David Greven

David Greven is Professor of English at the University of South Carolina, USA, and the author of many books, including Psycho-Sexual: Male Desire in Hitchcock, De Palma, Scorsese, and Friedkin and Manhood in Hollywood from Bush to Bush. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Queering The Terminator : Sexuality and Cyborg cinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... aspect of this shift in narrative focus is the crypto-queer romance that develops between Marcus and the young Kyle Reese, played by the wonderful actor Anton Yelchin, who died tragically in 2016. (Yelchin also played Pavel Chekov in the J. J....

Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean – Streamers – O. C. and Stiggs – Secret Honor – Fool for Love – The Dumb Waiter/The Room – Beyond Therapy – The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial – Tanner ‘88 – Vincent & Theo – The Player

David Thompson

David L. Thompson is Professor of Philosophy (retired) at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. His previous publications include Dennett's Philosophy: A Comprehensive Assessment (ed. with Don Ross and Andrew Brook, MIT Press, 2000). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Altman on Altman

Faber & Faber, 2010

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... got to them. For example, J. P. Morgan would appear to be a fictional character, whereas today it would have to be Donald Trump. Michael Murphy as Congressman Jack Tanner on the road in Tanner ’88 (1988) Was Michael Murphy always...

The Charming Opera Snob in Hannah and Her Sisters

David Schroeder

David Schroeder holds a PhD from Cambridge University, and is Professor Emeritus at Dalhousie University, Canada. His books include Haydn and the Enlightenment (Oxford UP, 1990), Mozart in Revolt (Yale UP, 1999), Cinema’s Illusions, Opera’s Allure: The Operatic Impulse in Film (Continuum, 2002/Bloomsbury, 2016), and Our Schubert: His Enduring Legacy (Scarecrow, 2008). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cinema’s Illusions, Opera’s Allure : The Operatic Impulse in Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2002

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... in the first half of the 18th century, most notably with the music of J. S. Bach, whose 48 Preludes and Fugues are masterpieces, whose Art of the Fugue takes it to the highest possible level, and whose numerous other fugal movements in various...

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David Schroeder

David Schroeder holds a PhD from Cambridge University, and is Professor Emeritus at Dalhousie University, Canada. His books include Haydn and the Enlightenment (Oxford UP, 1990), Mozart in Revolt (Yale UP, 1999), Cinema’s Illusions, Opera’s Allure: The Operatic Impulse in Film (Continuum, 2002/Bloomsbury, 2016), and Our Schubert: His Enduring Legacy (Scarecrow, 2008). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cinema’s Illusions, Opera’s Allure : The Operatic Impulse in Film

Bloomsbury Academic, 2002

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... aspiring to the condition of opera,” looks at the other side – the place of opera in film. Similarly Marcia J. Citron’s Opera on Screen (2000) explores a number of well-known film productions of operas, only briefly touching on topics...

Django Blues: Whiteness and Hollywood’s Continued Failures

Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained : The Continuation of Metacinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... out of them. Tamura Lomax and David Leonard, “Django Unchained: A Critical Conversation Between Two Friends” (December 31, 2012), http://thefeministwire.com/2012/12/django-unchained-a-critical-conversation-between-two-friends/ (accessed...

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David Church

David Church is a film historian specializing in genre studies, taste cultures, and histories of film exhibition and distribution. He is a Lecturer in Comparative Cultural Studies at Northern Arizona University, USA, and is the author of Grindhouse Nostalgia: Memory, Home Video, and Exploitation Film Fandom (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Disposable Passions : Vintage Pornography and the Material Legacies of Adult Cinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... have claimed famed pin-up photographer Bunny Yeager; burlesque star Blaze Starr; influential adult filmmakers like Mac Ahlberg, Lasse Braun, Jess Franco, David F. Friedman, Martin J. Hodas, Fred J. Lincoln, Harry Novak, Candida Royalle, Joe...

Narrative: Fiction, Documentary, Polemic

David Curtis

David Curtis is Senior Research Fellow at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. From 1977 to 2000 he was responsible for artists’ film at the Arts Council of Great Britain and in 2003-4 he curated Tate Britain’s ‘A Century of Artists’ Film in Britain’. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A History of Artists’ Film and Video in Britain

British Film Institute, 2007

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... had its first and perhaps only contemporary showing at Virginia and Leonard Woolf’s home in Gordon Square, London.‘Saxon Sydney-Turner played the doctor; Rachel MacCarthy played the heroine, “a simple girl called Daisy” who got drowned...

“Whatever Happened to Gigi Darlene?” Object Lessons for a Disappearing and Reappearing Corpus

David Church

David Church is a film historian specializing in genre studies, taste cultures, and histories of film exhibition and distribution. He is a Lecturer in Comparative Cultural Studies at Northern Arizona University, USA, and is the author of Grindhouse Nostalgia: Memory, Home Video, and Exploitation Film Fandom (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Disposable Passions : Vintage Pornography and the Material Legacies of Adult Cinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... 1989, 10; Robert J. Stoller and I. S. Levine, Coming Attractions: The Making of an X-Rated Video (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1993), 35, 37, 164, 208. On the present-day endurance of heterosexual adult theaters, see David Church,...

Conclusion

David Church

David Church is a film historian specializing in genre studies, taste cultures, and histories of film exhibition and distribution. He is a Lecturer in Comparative Cultural Studies at Northern Arizona University, USA, and is the author of Grindhouse Nostalgia: Memory, Home Video, and Exploitation Film Fandom (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Disposable Passions : Vintage Pornography and the Material Legacies of Adult Cinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... 214; Robert J. Stoller and I. S. Levine, Coming Attractions: The Making of an X-Rated Video (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1996), 214. If “vintage-ness” adheres in the allure of careers and films that may have burned brightly...