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Heroes in hard times : cop action movies in the U.S.

Author: Neal King
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discussing such topics as white male guilt and the rage of the oppressed and examining such films as "Lethal Weapon", "Die Hard", and "Silence of the Lambs", this book notes the socially-charged  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neal King
ISBN: 1566397014 9781566397018 1566397022 9781566397025
OCLC Number: 40588168
Description: xi, 282 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Losing Ground at the Movies --
Out in the Cold --
Back Home Again --
White Male Guilt --
Rage of the Oppressed --
The Criminal Class --
Sodomy and Guts --
Conclusion: Good Guys? --
Using Movies.
Responsibility: Neal King.

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"King's analysis remains valuable for the contribution it makes in taking seriously an oft derided and dismissed form of popular culture that speaks directly to issues of masculinity.... This book Read more...

 
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