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Ray, Satyajit

Chandak Sengoopta

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Satyajit RayIntroductionAn economics graduate who trained in the graphic arts and was devoted as passionately to Western classical music as to cinema,...

Reality Television

Susan Murray

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Reality Television Introduction While we can locate the start of the most recent wave of American reality TV in the 2000–2001 season with the p...

Religion and Film

Terry Lindvall

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Religion and Film Introduction In 1911 one of the earliest documents examining the nature and function of cinema came from the Reverend Herber...

Remakes, Sequels and Prequels

Lucy Mazdon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Remakes, Sequels, and Prequels Introduction Remakes, sequels, and prequels have long been prominent elements of Hollywood production. Since the...

Renoir, Jean

Chris Faulkner

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

Jean RenoirIntroductionFew filmmakers are more world renowned than Jean Renoir (b. 1894–d. 1979), who directed thirty-seven films in five countries an...

Repo Man

D. Harlan Wilson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Repo ManIntroductionRepo Man (written and directed by Alex Cox, Edge City/Universal, 1984) is among the most renowned cult films of the 1980s, and it ...

Resnais, Alain

Maria Flood

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Alain ResnaisIntroductionAlain Resnais (b. 1922–d. 2014), born in Vannes, France, is one of the great cinematic innovators of the 20th and 21st centur...

Romanian Cinema

Constantin Parvulescu

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Romanian CinemaIntroductionUntil the second decade of the 21st century, scholarship on Romanian film has been written almost exclusively in Romanian. ...

Romantic Comedy, American

Leger Grindon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

American Romantic Comedy Introduction Romantic comedies, from classics such as Trouble in Paradise (1932) to 21st-century hits like Knocked Up

Rossellini, Roberto

Sidney Gottlieb

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Roberto Rossellini Introduction Perhaps a good way to capture Roberto Rossellini’s (b. 1906–d. 1977) protean creativity and deep and ongoing i...

Russian Cinema

Birgit Beumers

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Russian CinemaIntroductionWhile Soviet and Russian cinema was rather understudied until the collapse of the USSR, since the early 1990s there has been...

Saturday Night Live

Peter Kunze

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Saturday Night LiveIntroductionSince the 1970s, Saturday Night Live has proven itself to be one of television’s most influential programs. Lorne Micha...

Scandinavian Cinema

Anders Marklund, Kimmo Laine

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Scandinavian CinemaIntroductionThis bibliography covers the cinemas of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. These are usually called the Nor...

Scorsese, Martin

Marc Raymond

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2019-08-28

Martin ScorseseIntroductionMartin Scorsese’s name has come to symbolize many broad ideas over the past few decades, to the point where he is no longer...

Searchers, The

Gaylyn Studlar

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

The Searchers Introduction Since the 1970s, The Searchers, directed by John Ford, has become one of the most discussed films of 1950s US cinem...

Sennett, Mack

Hilde D'haeyere

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

Mack Sennett Introduction Mack Sennett (b. 1880–d. 1960), is a Canadian-born actor, director, and producer who headed two of the most influent...

Sesame Street

Kathryn Ostrofsky

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Sesame StreetIntroductionSince its 1969 premiere, Sesame Street has become one of the most iconic programs in television history. Through its forty-ei...

Shakespeare on Film

Russell Jackson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Shakespeare on FilmIntroductionIn the 1980s the study of cinema adaptations of Shakespeare was transformed by the advent of domestic video recording a...

Silent Film

Donna Kornhaber

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

Silent FilmIntroductionThe era of silent film encompasses the thirty-five-year span between the initial development of film technology around 1894 and...

Simpsons, The

Matthew A. Henry

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

The Simpsons Introduction Few television programs have had both the popularity and longevity of The Simpsons. The Simpsons premiered on FOX Te...

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