Parody As Film Genre

Author: Wes D. Gehring
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313261862
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Gives parody its deserved place in film history, by defining the genre, differentiating it from satire, and demonstrating how a well-executed spoof provides an educational blueprint of its target genre.

Mel Brooks In The Cultural Industries Survival And Prolonged Adaptation

Author: Alex Symons
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748664505
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See Dan Harries, Film Parody (London: British Film Institute, 2000), p. 21, and
Wes D. Gehring, Parody As Film Genre: Never Give a Saga an Even Break (
Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group Inc, 1999), pp. 129–72. 2. John
Cawelti ...

Joe E Brown

Author: Wes D. Gehring
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786483518
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Film Comedian and Baseball Buffoon Wes D. Gehring ... Mr. Deeds Goes to
Yankee Stadium: Baseball Films in the Capra Tradition. Je›erson, North Carolina:
McFarland, ... Parody as Film Genre: “Never Give a Saga an Even Break.”
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Film Parody

Author: Dan Harries
Publisher: British Film Institute
ISBN: 9780851708027
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Film Parody is the first major book on one of the most prolific and profitable modes of contemporary film-making.

Watching With The Simpsons

Author: Jonathan Gray
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415362032
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Examines television and media studies theory and studies the textual and social role of parody in offering critical commentary on other television programs and genres. This book uses the favourite Springfield family as a case study.

Sith Slayers Stargates And Cyborgs

Author: John R. Perlich
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9781433100956
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»CHAPTER TEN» Of Structures, Stories, and Spaceballs: Parody as Criticism of
Genre Film and Myth Beth E. Bonnstetter* In their highly influential essay on
genre and rhetoric Campbell and Jamieson (1978/2000) declared, "the rhetorical

Film Comedy

Author: Geoff King
Publisher: Wallflower Press
ISBN: 9781903364352
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Comedy is one of the most popular forms in film. But what exactly is film comedy and what might be the basis of its widespread appeal? This book takes a multi-perspective approach to answering these questions.

Whose Lives Are They Anyway

Author: Dennis Bingham
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813549309
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Whose Lives Are They Anyway? boldly proves a critical point: The biopic is a genuine, dynamic genre and an important one—it narrates, exhibits, and celebrates a subject's life and demonstrates, investigates, or questions his or her ...

A Theory Of Parody

Author: Linda Hutcheon
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252069383
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Looking at works as diverse as Tom Stoppard's Rosenkrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Brian de Palma's Dressed to Kill, Woody Allen's Zelig, Karlheinz Stockhausen's Hymnen, James Joyce's Ulysses, and Magritte's This Is Not a Pipe, Hutcheon ...