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Novel into film : an introduction to the theory of adaptation

Author: Brian McFarlane
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Looks at the way in which works of literature are transformed into the medium of cinema. Drawing upon recent literary and film theory, the book provides analysis of the theory and practice of metamorphosis. Films such as GREAT EXPECTATIONS and CAPE FEAR pr.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian McFarlane
ISBN: 0198711506 9780198711506
OCLC Number: 422779815
Notes: Bibliography.
Target Audience: For adults.
Description: 320 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Brian McFarlane.

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"A major contribution to the literature of this subfield....Strongly recommended to all undergraduate and research libraries collecting in the area of film or narrative theory."--Choice

 
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