skip to content
Screening the sacred : religion, myth, and ideology in popular American film Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Screening the sacred : religion, myth, and ideology in popular American film

Author: Joel W Martin; Conrad Eugene Ostwalt
Publisher: Boulder : Westview Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Screening the sacred.
Boulder : Westview Press, c1995
(OCoLC)623849698
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joel W Martin; Conrad Eugene Ostwalt
ISBN: 0813388295 9780813388298 0813388309 9780813388304
OCLC Number: 31328278
Description: x, 193 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: seeing the sacred on the screen / Joel W. Martin --
Shall these bones live? The problem of bodies in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and Joel Coen's Blood simple / Larry E. Grimes --
Angels in the primum mobile: dimensions of the sacred in William Kennedy's Ironweed, novel and film / Ted L. Estess --
The Christian allegorical structure of Platoon / Avent Childress Beck --
Hollywood and Armageddon: apocalyptic themes in recent cinematic presentation / Conrad E. Ostwalt Jr. --
Star wars: a myth for our time / Andrew Gordon --
With eyes uplifted: space aliens as sky gods / Caron Schwartz Ellis --
Evolution of "The New frontier" in Alien and Aliens: patriarchal co-optation of the feminine archetype / Janice Hocker Rushing --
Redeeming America: Rocky as ritual racial drama / Joel W. Martin --
From revelation to dream: allegory in David Lynch's Blue velvet / Elizabeth McLemore --
Women spoken for: images of displaced desire / Irena Makarushka --
Conclusion: religion, film, and cultural analysis / Conrad E. Ostwalt, Jr.
Responsibility: edited by Joel W. Martin, Conrad E. Ostwalt, Jr.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (3)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31328278>
library:oclcnum"31328278"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/31328278>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027371>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Motion pictures--Religious aspects."@en
schema:name"Motion pictures--Religious aspects"@en
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"1995"
schema:datePublished"1995"
schema:description"Introduction: seeing the sacred on the screen / Joel W. Martin -- Shall these bones live? The problem of bodies in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and Joel Coen's Blood simple / Larry E. Grimes -- Angels in the primum mobile: dimensions of the sacred in William Kennedy's Ironweed, novel and film / Ted L. Estess -- The Christian allegorical structure of Platoon / Avent Childress Beck -- Hollywood and Armageddon: apocalyptic themes in recent cinematic presentation / Conrad E. Ostwalt Jr. -- Star wars: a myth for our time / Andrew Gordon -- With eyes uplifted: space aliens as sky gods / Caron Schwartz Ellis -- Evolution of "The New frontier" in Alien and Aliens: patriarchal co-optation of the feminine archetype / Janice Hocker Rushing -- Redeeming America: Rocky as ritual racial drama / Joel W. Martin -- From revelation to dream: allegory in David Lynch's Blue velvet / Elizabeth McLemore -- Women spoken for: images of displaced desire / Irena Makarushka -- Conclusion: religion, film, and cultural analysis / Conrad E. Ostwalt, Jr."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1117898913>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Screening the sacred : religion, myth, and ideology in popular American film"@en
schema:numberOfPages"193"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.