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By Douglas A. Cunningham,John C. Nelson

ISBN-10: 1118288890

ISBN-13: 9781118288894

A significant other to the struggle Film comprises 27 unique essays that study all facets of the style, from the conventional struggle movie, to the recent worldwide nature of conflicts, and the various codecs that warfare tales suppose in today’s electronic culture.

  • Includes new works from skilled and rising students that extend the scope of the style by way of utilising clean theoretical methods and archival assets to the research of the conflict film
  • Moves past the constrained confines of “the wrestle movie” to hide home-front movies, overseas and international language motion pictures, and a variety of conflicts and time periods
  • Addresses complicated questions of gender, race, pressured internment, overseas terrorism, and conflict protest in motion pictures comparable to Full steel Jacket, solid Kill, Grace is long gone, Gran Torino, The Messenger, Snow Falling on Cedars, So Proudly We Hail, Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of struggle, soft Comrade, and 0 darkish Thirty
  • Provides a nuanced imaginative and prescient of conflict movie that brings the style firmly into the 21st Century and issues the way in which for stimulating destiny scholarship

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