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Religion, Community, and Revitalization: Why Cinematic Myth Resonates

Jacking In to the Matrix Franchise : Cultural Reception and Interpretation

Continuum, 2004

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... Ed. Glenn Yeffeth. Dallas: Benbella, 2003: 159–184. Clifford Geertz. “Religion as a Cultural System.” ASA Monographs 3: Anthropological Approaches to the Study of Religion. Ed. Michael Banton. New York: Tavistock, 1985: 1–46. R. Richard...

Inter | Views or An Examination of the Self, by the Self

Richard Ayoade

Richard Ayoade is a writer and director. In addition to directing and co-writing Garth Marenghi's Darkplace, he has adapted and directed Joe Dunthorne's novel Submarine for the screen, and is the co-writer (with Avi Korine) and director of the film, The Double. As an actor he is best known for his roles as Dean Learner in Garth Marenghi's Darkplace and Maurice Moss in the Emmy Award-winning The IT Crowd, for which we was awarded a BAFTA as Best Performance in a Comedy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Ayoade on Ayoade : A Cinematic Odyssey

Faber & Faber, 2014

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... to a building on the other side of the Thames and travels rapidly along it. When he is in the middle of the river, he drops off the line and into the SAME SPEEDBOAT THAT WAS IN THE SHOWROOM! Grace Jones hits the accelerator and they race away,...

1996–1998

Richard T. Kelly

Richard T. Kelly was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1970, and grew up in Northern Ireland. He has worked as a theatre director, a journalist, a documentary-maker, a film festival programmer, and an editor of books. Sean Penn is the third book he has written, following the oral biography Alan Clarke (1998) and the interview collection The Name of This Book is Dogme 95 (2000). His first novel, Crusaders, was published in 2008. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sean Penn : His Life and Times

Faber & Faber, 2004

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... New York Film Festival amid raptures. Malick had begun to live between Paris and Austin, cultivating ambitious projects. One was an adaptation of James Jones’s 1962 novel The Thin Red Line, a sort of sequel to his hugely successful From...

A Slay-Ride to Small-Town, USA

Richard Nowell

Richard Nowell teaches American Cinema at the American Studies Department of Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. He has served as a guest editor of the journal Iluminace, and he has published articles in several journals including the New Review of Film & Television Studies, Post Script, the Journal of Film and Video, InMedia , and Cinema Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Blood Money : A History of the First Teen Slasher Film Cycle

Continuum, 2011

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... the trigger-happy male vigilantes, gangsters, and private-eyes of moderately successful ‘blaxploitation’ films like Shaft (1971) and Superfly (1972) with an equally violent heroine in its 1973 production Cleopatra Jones (Gateward, 2007, pp....

‘There's more than one way to lose your heart’

Richard Nowell

Richard Nowell teaches American Cinema at the American Studies Department of Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. He has served as a guest editor of the journal Iluminace, and he has published articles in several journals including the New Review of Film & Television Studies, Post Script, the Journal of Film and Video, InMedia , and Cinema Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Blood Money : A History of the First Teen Slasher Film Cycle

Continuum, 2011

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... journalist Richard Labonte in respect to what he dubbed a ‘litany of recent films, each with essentially the same plot’ (1980b, p. 202). Later Labonté was even more specific: ‘It's a genre which, like any other trend, is rooted in a formula...

1960–1978

Richard T. Kelly

Richard T. Kelly was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1970, and grew up in Northern Ireland. He has worked as a theatre director, a journalist, a documentary-maker, a film festival programmer, and an editor of books. Sean Penn is the third book he has written, following the oral biography Alan Clarke (1998) and the interview collection The Name of This Book is Dogme 95 (2000). His first novel, Crusaders, was published in 2008. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sean Penn : His Life and Times

Faber & Faber, 2004

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... congressional hearings, carried by all three networks and PBS, with repeats at night for prime-time audiences.Sen. Fred Thompson (R-Tenn.), the committee’s chief minority counsel. Played himself in the 1985 film Marie. He later acted in action...