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Hollywood utopia ecology in contemporary american cinema

Pat. Brereton


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  • Title:
    Hollywood utopia ecology in contemporary american cinema
  • Author: Pat. Brereton
  • Description: Preliminary Pages; Contents; Acknowledgements; Filmography; 1 Hollywood Utopia: Ecology and Contemporary American Cinema; 2 Nature Film and Ecology; 3. Westerns, Landscape and Road Movies; 4 Conspiracy thrillers and Science Fiction: 1950s to 1990s; 5 Postmodernist Science Fiction Films and Ecology; Conclusion; Bibliography; Glossary of Terms
    Utopianism, alongside its more prevalent dystopian opposite together with ecological study has become a magnet for interdisciplinary research and is used extensively to examine the most influential global medium of all time. The book applies a range of interdisciplinary strategies to trace the evolution of ecological representations in Hollywood film from 1950s to the present, which has not been done on this scale before. Many popular science fiction, westerns, nature and road movies, as listed in the filmography are extensively analysed while particularly privileging ecological moments of sub
  • Publication Date: c2005
  • Publisher: Bristol ; Portland : Intellect Books
  • Format: 1 online resource (272 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-280-47697-4;ISBN 9786610476978;ISBN 1-84150-912-4
  • Subjects: Motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles; Ecology; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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