Book , Print in English

The last great American picture show : new Hollywood cinema in the 1970s

edited by Thomas Elsaesser, Alexander Horwath and Noel King.
  • Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2004.
  • 391 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Local Subjects
Genre
  • Aufsatzsammlung.
  • History.
Series
Contents
  • note: Impure Cinema: New Hollywood 1967-1976 / Alexander Horwath
  • "The Last Good Time We Ever Had": Remembering the New Hollywood Cinema / Noel King
  • American Auteur Cinema: The Last - or First - Great Picture Show / Thomas Elsaesser
  • Decade When Movies Mattered / David Thomson
  • Walking Contradiction (Partly Truth and Partly Fiction) / Alexander Horwath
  • Exploitation Generation. or: How Marginal Movies Came in from the Cold / Maitland McDonagh
  • New Hollywood and the Sixties Melting Pot / Jonathan Rosenbaum
  • Dinosaurs in the Age of the Cinemobile / Richard T. Jameson
  • "The Cylinders Were Whispering My Name": The Films of Monte Heliman / Kent Jones
  • Nashville contra Jaws, or "The Imagination of Disaster" Revisited / J. Hoberman
  • For Wanda / Berenice Reynaud
  • Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere: The Uneasy Ride of Hollywood and Rock / Howard Hampton
  • Auteurism and War-teurism: Terrence Malick's War Movie / Dana Polan
  • Pathos of Failure: American Films in the 1970s: Notes on the Unmotivated Hero / Thomas Elsaesser
  • Trapped in the Affection Image: Hollywood's Post-traumatic Cycle (1970-1976) / Christian Keathley
  • Grim Fascination: Fingers, James Toback and 1970s American Cinema / Adrian Martin
  • Allegories of Post-Fordism in 1970s New Hollywood: Countercultural Combat Films and Conspiracy Thrillers as Genre Recycling / Drehli Robnik.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-370) and index.
  • Eisenhower copy: Purchased with funds from Hodson Trust; 2004.
  • OCLC
Additional form
ISBN
  • 9053564934
  • 9789053564936
  • 9053566317
  • 9789053566312
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 52395257
  • OCLC: 52395257