By Douglas A. Cunningham,John C. Nelson
A significant other to the battle Film comprises 27 unique essays that research all features of the style, from the normal warfare movie, to the hot worldwide nature of conflicts, and the various codecs that struggle tales suppose in today’s electronic culture.
- Includes new works from skilled and rising students that extend the scope of the style by way of using clean theoretical ways and archival assets to the research of the warfare film
- Moves past the constrained confines of “the wrestle movie” to hide home-front motion pictures, foreign and overseas language motion pictures, and more than a few conflicts and time periods
- Addresses complicated questions of gender, race, compelled internment, overseas terrorism, and struggle protest in movies reminiscent of Full steel Jacket, reliable Kill, Grace is long gone, Gran Torino, The Messenger, Snow Falling on Cedars, So Proudly We Hail, Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of struggle, delicate Comrade, and 0 darkish Thirty
- Provides a nuanced imaginative and prescient of warfare movie that brings the style firmly into the 21st Century and issues the best way for stimulating destiny scholarship
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A Companion to the War Film by Douglas A. Cunningham,John C. Nelson