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The Resource Cinema wars : Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era, Douglas Kellner

Cinema wars : Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era, Douglas Kellner

Label
Cinema wars : Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era
Title
Cinema wars
Title remainder
Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Kellner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kellner, Douglas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Documentary films
  • Documentary films
  • Environmental films
  • United States
  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Terrorism in motion pictures
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
Label
Cinema wars : Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era, Douglas Kellner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-268) and index
Contents
Confronting the horrors of the Bush/Cheney era: from documentary to allegory -- The golden age of documentary -- Real disaster films: from An inconvenient truth and environmental documentaries to animated allegories -- Allegories of catastrophe : social apocalypse is disaster, horror, and fantasy films -- Hollywood's 9/11 and spectacles of terror -- 9/11 as disaster film and spectacle of terror -- Representations of 9/11 in Hollywood film : United 93 and World Trade Center -- Disney television Republican propaganda : The path to 9/11 -- Hollywood's terror war -- Michael Moore's provocations -- Michael Moore, Emile de Antonio, and the politics of documentary film -- Roger and me and the documentary of personal witnessing -- Bowling for Columbine and exploratory documentary montage -- Fahrenheit 9/11 and partisan interventionists cinema -- Sicko and the Michael Moore genre -- Hollywood political critiques of the Bush-Cheney regime : from thrillers to fantasy and satire -- The Hollywood political thriller against the Bush-Cheney regime -- Star wars prequels as anti-Bush-Cheney allegory -- From satire to dystopia -- The cinematic Iraq War -- Documenting Iraq -- Interpreting the Iraq fiasco -- Iraq and its aftermath in fiction films -- Conclusion: Hollywood cinema wars in the 2000s -- Critical representations -- History lessons -- Final reflections
Control code
ocn401164243
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 279 p.
Isbn
9781405198233
Lccn
2009036207
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)401164243
Label
Cinema wars : Hollywood film and politics in the Bush-Cheney era, Douglas Kellner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [262]-268) and index
Contents
Confronting the horrors of the Bush/Cheney era: from documentary to allegory -- The golden age of documentary -- Real disaster films: from An inconvenient truth and environmental documentaries to animated allegories -- Allegories of catastrophe : social apocalypse is disaster, horror, and fantasy films -- Hollywood's 9/11 and spectacles of terror -- 9/11 as disaster film and spectacle of terror -- Representations of 9/11 in Hollywood film : United 93 and World Trade Center -- Disney television Republican propaganda : The path to 9/11 -- Hollywood's terror war -- Michael Moore's provocations -- Michael Moore, Emile de Antonio, and the politics of documentary film -- Roger and me and the documentary of personal witnessing -- Bowling for Columbine and exploratory documentary montage -- Fahrenheit 9/11 and partisan interventionists cinema -- Sicko and the Michael Moore genre -- Hollywood political critiques of the Bush-Cheney regime : from thrillers to fantasy and satire -- The Hollywood political thriller against the Bush-Cheney regime -- Star wars prequels as anti-Bush-Cheney allegory -- From satire to dystopia -- The cinematic Iraq War -- Documenting Iraq -- Interpreting the Iraq fiasco -- Iraq and its aftermath in fiction films -- Conclusion: Hollywood cinema wars in the 2000s -- Critical representations -- History lessons -- Final reflections
Control code
ocn401164243
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 279 p.
Isbn
9781405198233
Lccn
2009036207
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)401164243

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