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ReFocus--the films of Delmer Daves

Author: Matthew Carter, (Teacher); Andrew Patrick Nelson
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016]
Series: ReFocus, the American directors series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As the first comprehensive study of Daves' career, this collection of essays seeks to deepen our understanding of his work, and also to problematise existing conceptions of him as a competent, conventional and even naïve studio man."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Delmer Daves; Delmer Daves
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Carter, (Teacher); Andrew Patrick Nelson
ISBN: 9781474403016 1474403018
OCLC Number: 928134388
Description: x, 226 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: "No One Would Know It Was Mine": Delmer Daves, Modest Auteur / Matthew Carter and Anderew Patrick Nelson --
Don't Be Too Quick to Dismiss Them: Authorship and the Westerns of Delmer Daves / Andrew Patrick Nelson --
Trying to Ameliorate the System from Within: Delmer Daves' Westerns from the 1950s / John White --
Bent, or Lifted Out by Its Roots: Daves' Broken Arrow and Drum Beat as Narratives of Conditional Sympathy / Jozef Jaskulski --
This Room is My Castle of Quiet: The Collaboratives of Delmer Daves and Glenn Ford / Adrian Danks --
Delmer Daves, Authenticity, and Auteur Elements: Celebrating the Ordinary in Cowboy / Sue Matheson --
Home and the Range: Spencer's Mountain as Revisionist Family Melodrama / Joseph Pomp --
Delmer Daves' 3:10 to Yuma: Aesthetics, Reception, and Cultural Significance / Fran Pheasant-Kelly --
Changing Societies: The Red House, The Hanging Tree, Spencer's Mountain, and Post-war America / Fernando Gabriel Pagnoni Berns --
Partial Rehabilitation: Task Force and the Case of Billy Mitchell / Andrew Howe --
"This Is Where He Brought Me: 10,000 Acres of Nothing!": The Femme Fatale and other Film Noir Tropes in Delmer Daves' Jubal / Matthew Carter.
Series Title: ReFocus, the American directors series.
Other Titles: Films of Delmer Daves
Responsibility: edited by Matthew Carter and Andrew Patrick Nelson.
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