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  1. Film Theory

    An Introduction Through the Senses

    By Thomas Elsaesser, Malte Hagener

    What is the relationship between cinema and spectator? That is the central question for film theory, and renowned film scholars Thomas Elsaesser and Malte Hagener use this question to guide students through all of the major film theories – from the classical period to today – in this insightful,...

    Published December 16th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Indian Literature and Popular Cinema

    Recasting Classics

    Edited by Heidi R.M. Pauwels

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book is about the popular cinema of North India ("Bollywood") and how it recasts literary classics. It addresses questions about the interface of film and literature, such as how Bollywood movies rework literary themes, offer different (broader or narrower) interpretations, shift plots,...

    Published December 10th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Film and Ethics

    Foreclosed Encounters

    By Lisa Downing, Libby Saxton

    Film & Ethics considers a range of films and texts of film criticism alongside disparate philosophical discourses of ethics by Levinas, Derrida, Foucault, Lacanian psychoanalysts and postmodern theorists....

    Published September 8th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Fifty Key American Films

    Edited by John White, Sabine Haenni

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Fifty Key American Films explores and contextualises some of the most important films ever made in the United States. With case studies from the early years of cinema to the present day, this comprehensive Key Guide provides accessible analyses from a range of theoretical perspectives. This...

    Published March 12th 2009 by Routledge

  5. South African National Cinema

    By Jacqueline Maingard

    Series: National Cinemas

    South African National Cinema examines how cinema in South Africa represents national identities, particularly with regard to race. This significant and unique contribution establishes interrelationships between South African cinema and key points in South Africa’s history, showing how cinema...

    Published December 14th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Hooked: Drug War Films in Britain, Canada, and the U.S.

    By Susan C. Boyd

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    Drug prohibition emerged at the same time as the discovery of film, and their histories intersect in interesting ways. This book examines the ideological assumptions embedded in the narrative and imagery of one hundred fictional drug films produced in Britain, Canada, and the U.S. from 1912 to 2006...

    Published December 13th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Japanese Cinema

    Texts and Contexts

    Edited by Alastair Phillips, Julian Stringer

    Japanese Cinema includes twenty-four chapters on key films of Japanese cinema, from the silent era to the present day, providing a comprehensive introduction to Japanese cinema history and Japanese culture and society. Studying a range of important films, from Late Spring, Seven Samurai and In...

    Published November 5th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Brand Hollywood

    Selling Entertainment in a Global Media Age

    By Paul Grainge

    From the growth in merchandising and product placement to the rise of the movie franchise, branding has become central to the modern blockbuster economy. In a wide-ranging analysis focusing on companies such as Disney, Dolby, Paramount, New Line and, in particular, Warner Bros., Brand Hollywood...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Chick Flicks

    Contemporary Women at the Movies

    Edited by Suzanne Ferriss, Mallory Young

    From An Affair to Remember to Legally Blonde, "chick flicks" have long been both championed and vilified by women and men, scholars and popular audiences. Like other forms of "chick culture," which the editors define as a group of mostly American and British popular culture media forms focused...

    Published October 12th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Brazilian National Cinema

    By Lisa Shaw, Stephanie Dennison

    Series: National Cinemas

    Brazilian cinema is one of the most influential national cinemas in Latin America and this wide-ranging study traces the evolution of Brazilian film from the silent era to the present day, including detailed studies of more recent international box-office hits, such as Central Station (1998) and...

    Published August 20th 2007 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Encyclopedia of Films
    Edited by Sabine Haenni, Sarah Barrow, John White
    To Be Published August 26th 2014
  2. South Asian Cinemas: Widening the Lens
    Edited by Sara Dickey, Rajinder Dudrah
    To Be Published September 21st 2014
  3. Japanese Cinema
    Edited by Nikki J.Y. Lee, Julian Stringer
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  4. Iranian Cinema in a Global Context: Policy, Politics, and Form
    Edited by Peter Decherney, Blake Atwood
    To Be Published September 28th 2014
  5. American and Chinese-Language Cinemas: Examining Cultural Flows
    Edited by Lisa Funnell, Man-Fung Yip
    To Be Published October 12th 2014

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