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The films of John Carpenter

Author: John Kenneth Muir
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the following films: Dark Star (1975), Assault on Precinct 13 (1976), Halloween (1978), The Fog (1980), Escape from New York (1981), The Thing (1982), Christine (1983), Starman (1984), Big Trouble in Little China (1986), Prince of Darkness (1987), They Live (1988), Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992), In the Mouth of Madness (1995), Village of the Damned (1995), Escape from L.A. (1996), Vampires (1998),  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Muir, John Kenneth, 1969-
Films of John Carpenter.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000
(OCoLC)606263163
Online version:
Muir, John Kenneth, 1969-
Films of John Carpenter.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000
(OCoLC)608594721
Named Person: John Carpenter; John Carpenter; John Carpenter; John Carpenter, Regisseur.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kenneth Muir
ISBN: 0786407255 9780786407255 9780786422692 0786422696
OCLC Number: 43036881
Description: x, 265 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: A History and Overview of John Carpenter's Career --
The Films of John Carpenter --
Dark Star (1975) --
Assault on Precinct 13 (1976) --
Halloween (1978) --
The Fog (1980) --
Escape from New York (1981) --
The Thing (1982) --
Christine (1983) --
Starman (1984) --
Big Trouble in Little China (1986) --
Prince of Darkness (1987) --
They Live (1988) --
Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992) --
In the Mouth of Madness (1995) --
Village of the Damned (1995) --
Escape from L.A. (1996) --
Vampires (1998) --
Films Written and Produced by John Carpenter --
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978) --
Halloween II (1981) --
Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982) --
The Philadelphia Experiment (1984) --
Black Moon Rising (1985) --
John Carpenter on Television --
Someone's Watching Me! (1978) --
John Carpenter Presents Body Bags (1993) --
Epilogue: We Are Transmitting from the Year 1999 ... --
Some Directing Opportunities John Carpenter Has Turned Down --
Slasher Films That Followed John Carpenter's Halloween --
The John Carpenter Repertory Company --
Recurring Characters in the Films of John Carpenter --
Rating John Carpenter.
Responsibility: by John Kenneth Muir.

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Providing an in-depth, film-by-film analysis of Carpenter's films from 1975 to 1998, this book also covers those films written and produced by him and his work for television.  Read more...

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