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Author LinkKehr, Dave.
Title LinkWhen movies mattered : reviews from a transformative decade / Dave Kehr.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.
Description 290 p. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Gen. Note Includes indexes.
Contents Contents: The best. Le petit théâtre de Jean Renoir (Jean Renoir) ; Family plot (Alfred Hitchcock) ; F for fake (Orson Welles) ; Days of heaven (Terrence Malick) ; 10 (Blake Edwards) ; Melvin and Howard (Jonathan Demme) ; The aviator’s wife (Eric Rohmer) ; Francisca (Manoel de Oliveira) -- The end of classical hollywood. Classical Hollywood. The man who would be king (John Huston) ; Fedora (Billy Wilder) ; Escape from Alcatraz (Don Siegel) ; The human factor (Otto Preminger) -- New Hollywood. The driver (Walter Hill) ; Halloween (John Carpenter) ; Reds (Warren Beatty) ; Sudden impact (Clint Eastwood) -- New directions in comedy. Victor/Victoria (Blake Edwards) ; Risky business (Paul Brickman) ; Lost in America (Albert Brooks) ; After hours (Martin Scorsese) -- Mavericks and outsiders. Dawn of the dead (George Romero) ; The big red one (Samuel Fuller) ; Love streams (John Cassavetes) ;
Contents: Trouble in mind (Alan Rudolph) -- Other visions. Old masters. Blaise Pascal (Roberto Rossellini) ; A piece of pleasure (Claude Chabrol) ; That obscure object of desire (Luis Buñuel) ; Perceval (Eric Rohmer) -- Godard : Numéro deux ; Every man for himself ; Passion ; Detective -- New masters. Jonah who will be 25 in the year 2000 (Alain Tanner) ; The memory of justice (Marcel Ophuls) ; Allegro non troppo (Bruno Bozzetto) ; The American friend (Wim Wenders) ; Loulou (Maurice Pialat) ; Eijanaika (Shohei Imamura) ; Coup de torchon (Bertrand Tavernier) ; City of pirates (Raul Ruiz) ; Revivals and retrospectives. The story of the last chyrsanthemums (Kenji Mizoguchi) ; The flowers of St. Francis (Roberto Rossellini) ; Born in Germany, raised in Hollywood: the film art of Fritz Lang ; Record of a tenement gentleman (Yasujiro Ozu) ; Peeping Tom (Michael Powell) ; Othello (Orson Welles) ;
Contents: Crisis, compulsion, and creation: Raoul Walsh’s cinema of the individual ; A love that caresses the soul: films by Carl Theodor Dreyer ; When a woman ascends the stairs (Mikio Naruse) ; Le silence de la mer and Bob le flambeur (Jean-Pierre Melville) ; The leopard (Luchino Visconti) ; Hitch’s riddle: on five rereleased films ; Once upon a time in the west (Sergio Leone) ; French cancan (Jean Renoir).
Subject LinkMotion pictures -- Reviews.
Subject Linkpmc

System Number 000677160
ISBN Link9780226429403 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link0226429407 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link9780226429410 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link0226429415 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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