100 Great War Movies

100 Great War Movies

ABC-CLIO | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 1440833850 | 374 Pages | PDF | 20.99 MB

by Robert Niemi (Author)

This book serves as a fascinating guide to 100 war films from 1930 to the present. Readers interested in war movies will learn surprising anecdotes about these films and will have all their questions about the films' historical accuracy answered.

Applies an internationalist perspective to the war film through entries from countries including Britain, France, Germany, Russia, Australia, Japan, Poland, Finland, and Latvia
Defines great war films as the most artistically accomplished, politically subversive, and thought-provoking, not merely as the most popular or commercially successful, and is therefore a relevant reference for students and film and history buffs
Provides clearly written and informative histories of the films themselves as well as of the cultural context surrounding the making and reception of them
Recounts critical controversies and analyzes the ideological biases implicit in these films in its examination of how the films shaped their source material and what they included, distorted, and added or left out

About the Author
Robert Niemi, PhD, is professor of English and American Studies at St. Michael's College, Colchester, VT. He is author of several books including Robert Altman: Hollywood Maverick.



[Fast Download] 100 Great War Movies

Ebooks related to "100 Great War Movies" :
Cultural Law: International, Comparative, and Indigenous
The Future in Greek
The Greek Theatre and Festivals
The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers in English: Pathways of Change
Make Manga!: Create Characters and Scenes
Restrukturierung der Sozialen Sicherungssysteme in den Postfordistischen Gesellschaftsformationen
English-Medium Instruction in Chinese Universities: Perspectives, discourse and evaluation
The Anglo Saxon Literature Handbook
Cambridge IGCSE and International Certificate: Spanish Foreign Language
Treasures (A Reading/ Language Arts Program, Grade 2.1)
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.