The film image of working people in the 1930s
- H'wood hunts `the great idea.' Cox, Dan // Variety;02/02/98, Vol. 369 Issue 12, p1
Focuses on the sources of ideas for motion pictures in Hollywood for 1997. Total number of motion picture releases and list of major producers; Sources of ideas for the films and the corresponding number of films produced from each; Biggest determining factor in deciding to use other categories...
- The TOP 50 CULT MOVIES. Bal, Sumeet; Bernardin, Marc; Brown, Scott; Browne, David; Drumming, Neil; Farley, Casey; Feitelberg, Amy; Fiore, Raymond; Flynn, Gillian; Fonseca, Nicholas; Jensen, Jeff; Kim, Wook; Kirschling, Gregory; Mead, Emily; Miller, Nancy; Nashawaty, Chris; Patterson, Troy; Purtell, Tim; Raftery, Brian M. // Entertainment Weekly;5/23/2003, Issue 711, p26
Provides a background on the top 50 motion pictures in the U.S., which featured subversive images, ideas and phrases, such as the films, 'This Is Spinal Tap,' 'Harold and Maude,' and 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.'
- Untitled. Morrison, Susan; Forsyth, Scott // Cineaction;1997, Issue 42, p1
This section introduces several articles within the issue, including Chinese films and Asian American films.
- THE STUFF DREAMS ARE MADE OF? Rafferty, Terrence // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Mar2002, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p269
Focuses on the lack of interesting plots and topics in motion pictures in the U.S. Relationship between American movies and audience; Movies with disappointing studio expectations; Factors contributing to the decline in the Hollywood-style dream.
- AFTER THE NEW WAVE RECENT Tailwanese Film. // Metro;Mar2010, Issue 164, p66
The article discovers similarities between the film landscapes of Taiwan and Australia. It compares some of the Taiwanese and Australian films including "Beautiful Crazy," "The Treasure Hunter," and "Flight of the Red Balloon." It suggests that both Taiwanese and Australian film industries have...
- East vs. West: Pic preferences widely varied. Hagen, Brad // Variety;5/27/96 Supplement Global Media, Vol. 363 Issue 4, p18
Discusses the difference between Eastern and Western preferences among industry players and audience in the motion picture industry in Germany as of May 1996. Themes and topic variations in taste between East and West Germany; Salient features of film productions at both markets; List of films...
- RUNNING ON EMPTY? // Film Comment;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p11
The article lists several movie franchises, themes and plots that are often re-used in the motion picture industry including revenge films, the film series "Child's Play" and the film series "Police Academy."
- A WORLD OF COLOUR. // Televisual;Apr2009, p49
The article offers information on the advancement of grading technology to manipulate images with extensive control featured in films and television shows in Great Britain. It notes the stylish form of grading tools being used in the grading process. It also highlights the concept of naturality...
- Mapping Beur Cinema in the New Millennium. Levine, Alison J. Murray // Journal of Film & Video;Fall/Winter2008, Vol. 60 Issue 3/4, p42
The article discusses "Beur cinema," which the author defines as a group of films that were created by people from North Africa who are living in France. These films pose questions about French national cinema and the role of outsiders and insiders in French society. The ways in which Beur films...