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Comic book movies

Author: Blair Davis
Publisher: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, [2018]
Series: Quick takes.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores how this genre serves as a source for modern-day myths, sometimes even incorporating ancient mythic figures like Thor and Wonder Woman's Amazons, while engaging with the questions that haunt  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davis, Blair, 1975-
Comic book movies.
New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2018
(DLC) 2018000138
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Blair Davis
ISBN: 9780813590097 0813590094 9780813588773 0813588774
OCLC Number: 1004252843
Description: vii, 138 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Genre --
Myth --
Politics --
Style.
Series Title: Quick takes.
Responsibility: Blair Davis.

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"Blair Davis challenges the notion of 'the comic book movie' as a label that shuts down rather than opens up discussion of films derived from comic book sources. His book successfully argues for Read more...

 
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