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Conclusion: An Available Past

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Hollywood and the Invention of England : Projecting the English Past in American Cinema, 1930–2017

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...As the preceding chapters have shown, Hollywood’s steady engagement with English history has informed a prolific, prominent and profitable mode of production. At various points in time, English historical films have been both economically...

Cosmopolitanism and the Cold War: Historical Epics in the 1950s and 1960s

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Hollywood and the Invention of England : Projecting the English Past in American Cinema, 1930–2017

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... which had been ‘blocked’ by cash-strapped European governments in the years following the Second World War.   Jonathan Stubbs, ‘“Blocked” Currency, Runaway Production in Britain and Captain Horatio Hornblower (1951)’, Historical Journal...

Conclusion: The role of the historian

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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...In this book I have approached historical films in terms of the engagements they make with the past. By way of a conclusion, I will refine this focus slightly to examine the ways in which historical films have engaged with history...

Introduction: Film and the invention of history

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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...[Charlton] Heston then dipped deeply into his historical studies to describe exactly what was known about El Cid. It sounded rather scrappy to a reporter: ‘You mean you and the screenwriter had to do a lot of guess-work?’ Mr Heston looked...

Prestige, education, and cultural value

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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...Historical cinema and public relations In The Last Tycoon, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s closely observed satire on the 1930s Hollywood studio system, the young Hollywood mogul Monroe Stahr (modeled on MGM producer Irving Thalberg) surprises his...

Pirates, Wizards and Wardrobes: The English Past in the Contemporary Family Film

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Hollywood and the Invention of England : Projecting the English Past in American Cinema, 1930–2017

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...English historical subject matter returned to the centre of the American film industry at the beginning of the twenty-first century through a cycle of lavish and highly successful fantasy films aimed at family audiences. This chapter...

The Uses of Literature: Adaptation and Englishness in the 1930s

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Hollywood and the Invention of England : Projecting the English Past in American Cinema, 1930–2017

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The representation of the English past in Hollywood cinema has strong links to the adaptation of English literary texts. Films of this type have a long history in American cinema, but this chapter focusses on a small but high-profile cycle...

What is historical cinema?

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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...Approaches to genre In the study of film, a genre has conventionally been understood as a group of films unified by a recognizable repertoire of textual practices—plot, setting, character, iconography, music, narrative form, performance...

The age of epics

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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... Hollywood studios substantial payments proportional to the local box office performance of films produced in Britain.Jonathan Stubbs, “The Runaway Bribe? American Film Production in Britain and the Eady Levy,” Journal of British Cinema...

Spectacle, technology, and aesthetics

Jonathan Stubbs

Jonathan Stubbs is an Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Cyprus International University. Prior to this he taught at the University of East Anglia in the UK, where he also completed his PhD, and at the University of British Columbia in Canada. His book Historical Film: A Critical Introduction was published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2013. His research has also been published in various academic journals including The Historical Journal of Film and Television, The Journal of Popular Culture, The Journal of British Cinema and Television, Exemplaria, and theJournal of American Studies of Turkey. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historical Film : A Critical Introduction

Bloomsbury Academic, 2009

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... the ‘stretched-out frontality’ of the CinemaScope format, and continues in a marketplace where slaves are being auctioned.Roland Barthes, “On CinemaScope,” trans. Jonathan Rosenbaum, Jouvert: A Journal of Postcolonial Studies 3/3 (1999). Accessed...