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060.379, Spring 2017

Hoffmann, John, Spring 2017
MSEL Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a complete list of electronic readings, see
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1. "Damn Yankees" Video/Film, DVD in English
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a George Abbott/Stanley Donen production ; screenplay… 1958.

What if you could help your favorite team win the pennant? And what if you got to be the star of that team? For lifelong Washington Senators fan Joe Boyd that dream comes true when after seeing his team lose yet again, he rashly declares that he would sell his soul to the devil…
2. L'Amore Video/Film, VHS in Italian
Tevere Film ; prodotto e diretto da Roberto Rossellini. 1948.

Presents two episodes. In the first part, a woman talks on the phone to the man who has forsaken her. In the second part, a peasant woman is seduced and is convinced she will give birth to a new Messiah.
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3. El amore Video/Film, Blu-ray in Spanish, Italian
escrita y dirigida por Roberto Rossellini. 1948.

La voce umana: "A woman alone speaks on the telephone to her lover, who has broken off the affair to marry someone else. He calls her several times in one night: he lies, she apologizes, she takes the blame, she weeps, she pleads, she asks a favor. Her pain and desperation drive…
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4. The Arden Shakespeare complete works Book, Print in English
edited by Richard Proudfoot, Ann Thompson and David Scott Kastan ; consultant editor,… 2001.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

5. Beckett on film Video/Film, DVD in English
Blue Angel Films ; Tyrone Productions. 2000.

"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container.
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6. Charulata Video/Film, DVD in Bengali
the RDB Organization ; produced by R.D. Bansal ; screenplay, music, and direction by… 2013.

Set in late 19th-century, pre-independence India, this film is about a woman's artistic and romantic yearning. It is about the lonely wife of a workaholic newspaper editor, Charulata, whose beautiful face masks a burning creativity. When her husband's poet cousin comes to stay…
7. Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus Book, Print in English
edited by Michael Keefer. 1990.

Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593.

8. Dangerous liaisons Video/Film, DVD in English
Warner Bros., Inc. 1988.

Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil challenges rakish Valmont to seduce a virtuous young married woman, never suspecting that he would…
9. Death of a salesman Video/Film, DVD in English
Castle Hill Productions ; Roxbury and Punch ; produced by Robert F. Colesberry ;… 1985.

Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television.
10. Doctor Faustus: a 1604-version edition Book, Print in English
Christopher Marlowe ; edited by Michael Keefer. 2007.

Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593.

"Doctor Faustus is a classic; its imaginative boldness and vertiginous ironies have fascinated readers and playgoers alike. But the fact that this play exists in two early versions, printed in 1604 and 1616, has posed formidable problems for critics. How much of either version…
11. The eagle has two heads Book, Print in English
by Jean Cocteau ; adapted by Ronald Duncan. [And, the human voice / by Jean Cocteau ;… 1979.

Duncan, Ronald, 1914-1982.

12. Faust Video/Film, DVD in English
Kino International ; Heart of Europe Prague K Production & Lumen Films ; in… 1994.

An everyman lured off the streets of Prague finds himself becoming Faust and entering a world of mind-boggling magic and strange encounters. He summons up Mephisto, makes his awful pact and is plunged into a world of laughing devils, dreams and nightmares.
13. Faust: The original German and a new translation and Book, Print in English, German
introduction by Walter Kaufmann. Part One and sections from Part Two. 1961.

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832.

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14. Feminist film theory: a reader Book, Print in English
edited and introduced by Sue Thornham. 1999.

Pt. I. Taking up the Struggle -- 1. Image of Women in Film: Some Suggestions for Future Research / Sharon Smith -- 2. Woman's Film / Molly Haskell -- 3. Women's Cinema as Counter-Cinema / Claire Johnston -- 4. Crisis of Naming in Feminist Film Criticism / B. Ruby Rich…
15. Film genre reader IV Book, Print in English
edited by Barry Keith Grant. 2012.

"Newly revised and expanded nearly a decade after the third edition, Film Genre Reader is the standard reference and classroom text for the study of genre in film, with more than 25,000 copies sold. This fourth edition adds new essays on genre definition and cycles, action…
edited by Leo Braudy, Marshall Cohen. 2004.

I. Film language. From Film technique / Vsevolod Pudovkin -- From Film form / Sergei Eisenstein -- From What is cinema? / André Bazin -- Toward a non-bourgeois camera style / Brian Henderson -- From Film language / Christian Metz…
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17. Hamlet Book, Print in English
William Shakespeare ; edited by Ann Thompson and Neil Taylor. 2016.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,

18. Hamlet Video/Film, DVD in English
2 entertain : Illuminations, Royal Shakespeare Company for BBC ; in association with… 2009.

This production of Shakespeare's masterpiece from Britain's renowned Royal Shakespeare Company was filmed on location rather than in the theatre. No recent stage production in Britain has attracted the excitement and nearly unanimous critical praise as this Hamlet. Dynamic,…
19. Hamlet Video/Film, DVD in English
Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen… 2007.

In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing.
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20. Hamlet Video/Film, DVD in English
by William Shakespeare ; directed by Kevin Kline and Kirk Browning. 1990.

Kevin Kline directs and stars in this televised version of Hamlet, originally staged for the theater by the New York Shakespeare Festival (producer, Joseph Papp).
21. Hamlet Book, Print in English
edited by Harold Jenkins. 1982.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

22. Hamlet Video/Film, DVD in English
Janus Films, a J. Arthur Rank Enterprise, Two Cities Films ; produced & directed by… 1948.

The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer.
23. Helen Mirren at the BBC Video/Film, DVD in English
[BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; British Broadcasting Corporation]. 2008.

The changeling: Beatrice-Joanna is betrothed to one man, but loves another. She hires her father's servant to kill her betrothed, but is then horrified at what she has done.
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24. King Lear Book, Print in English
edited by R.A. Foakes. 1997.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

25. Long day's journey into night Video/Film, DVD in English
produced by Ely Landau ; directed by Sidney Lumet. 1962.

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiographical play, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death.
26. Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" Video/Film, DVD in Spanish
Laurenfilm, El Deseo S.A. presentatan ; un film de Pedro Almodóvar ; guión y… 2009.

When a woman's lover leaves her, she discovers that the police are looking for her because of his criminal activities. After talking to a female lawyer, she discovers that her lawyer is her old lover's new girlfriend.
27. Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" Video/Film, DVD in Spanish, English, French
LaurenFilm, El Deseo S.A. presentan un film de Pedro Almodóvar ; guión y dirección… 1988.

Comedy film about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who discovers her lover is a a Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife.
28. Murnau Video/Film, DVD in English
Collection of early silent films by German director F.W. Murnau.
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29. Ran Video/Film, DVD in Japanese
Greenwich Film Production ; [a film by Akira Kurosawa]. 1985.

Set in 16th century Japan, an aging ruler, Lord Hidetora, announces his intention to divide his land equally among his three sons. This decision to step down unleashes a power struggle between the three. Based on Shakespeare's King Lear.
31. Romeo and Juliet Video/Film, Print, DVD in English
by William Shakespeare ;a Shakespeare's Globe / Opus Arte co-production in association… 2010.

Romeo and Juliet presents Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives.
32. The sacrifice: Offret sacrificatio Video/Film, DVD in Swedish
The Sacrifice: A dark and complex drama about redemption and the nuclear holocaust. When a middle aged intellectual in retirement on an island in the Baltic Seas witnesses signs of what he believes to be a nuclear holocaust, he offers to make the ultimate sacrifice in return for…
33. Samuel Beckett: the Grove centenary edition Book, Print in English
Paul Auster, series editor ; introduction by Colm Tóibín. 2006.

Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989

v. 1. Novels / introduction by Colm Tóibín -- v. 2. Novels. / introduction by Salman Rushdie -- v. 3. Dramatic works / introduction by Edward Albee -- v. 4. Poems, short fiction, and criticism / introduction by J.M. Coetzee.
translated by Krishna Dutta and Mary Lago. 1991.

Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941.

35. A streetcar named Desire Video/Film, DVD in English
Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Tennessee Williams ; produced by Charles K.… 1951.

Set in the French Quarter of New Orleans during the restless years following WWII, this is a story of Blanche DuBois, a fragile and neurotic woman on a desperate prowl for someplace in the world to call her own. An uncensored version of the story of a repressed widow who visits…
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36. William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet Video/Film, DVD in English
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Bazmark production ; produced by Gabriella Martinelli… 1997.

A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach.