The Philosophy Of War Films

Author: David LaRocca
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813145120
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Drawing upon analyses of iconic and critically acclaimed war films such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), The Thin Red Line (1998), Rescue Dawn (2006), Restrepo (2010), and Zero Dark Thirty (2012), this volume's examination of the genre ...

The War That Never Ends

Author: David L. Anderson
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813145619
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The seventeen essays compiled by David L. Anderson and John Ernst examine Vietnamese as well as American experiences of the grueling conflict, breaking new ground on questions relating to gender, religion, ideology, media, and public ...

War And Cinema

Author: Paul Virilio
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9780860919285
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Looking at how the technologies of cinema and warfare have developed a fatal interdependence, this book explores these conjunctions from a range of perspectives.

Land Of Pure Vision

Author: David Zurick
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813145597
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Drawing upon analyses of iconic and critically acclaimed war films such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), The Thin Red Line (1998), Rescue Dawn (2006), Restrepo (2010), and Zero Dark Thirty (2012), this volume's examination of the genre ...

A Companion To The War Film

Author: Douglas A. Cunningham
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111833762X
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Taken together, these essays provide a nuanced vision of war film that brings the genre firmly into the 21st century and points the way for exciting future scholarship.

The Philosophy Of Stanley Kubrick

Author: Jerold Abrams
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081317256X
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The film explores the tragic consequences of an unbending moral code in a constantly changing universe. Essays in the volume examine Kubrick’s interest in morality and fate, revealing a Stoic philosophy at the center of many of his films.

Film As Philosophy

Author: R. Read
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230524265
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The book is crowned with an interview with Wittgensteinian philosopher Stanley Cavell, discussing his interests in philosophy and in film and how they can come together.

Post War Modernist Cinema And Philosophy

Author: Hamish Ford
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230368875
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A unique study of four major post-war European films by four key 'auteurs', which argues that these films exemplify film modernism at the peak of its philosophical reflection and aesthetic experimentation.

The Philosophy Of Ang Lee

Author: Robert Arp
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813141699
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A multitude of war films depict American war experiences through images of
heroic violence. Films with a range of perspectives on war such as Saving Private
Ryan (Steven Spielberg, 1998), First Blood (Ted Kotcheff, 1982), Platoon (Oliver
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War Pictures

Author: Kent Puckett
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0823275744
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Introduction -- "But what is it about?": the life and death of Colonel Blimp -- Pistol's two bodies: Henry V at war -- Celia Johnson's face: before and after brief encounter -- Epilogue: Derek Jarman's war