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The medieval motion picture : the politics of adaptation

Title
The medieval motion picture : the politics of adaptation / edited by Andrew James Johnston, Margitta Rouse, and Philipp Hinz.
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Published
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Description
xix, 233 pages ; 23 cm.
Other contributors
Johnston, Andrew James, editor of compilation. Rouse, Margitta, 1970- editor of compilation. Hinz, Philipp, 1973- editor of compilation.
Uniform series
New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction: temporalities of adaptation / Andrew James Johnston and Margitta Rouse
  • "Now is the time": Shakespeare's medieval temporalities in Akira Kurosawa's Ran / Jocelyn Keller and Wolfram R. Keller
  • Dracula's times: adapting the Middle Ages in Francis Ford Coppola's Bram Stoker's Dracula / Cordula Lemke
  • Rethinking anachronism for medieval film in The thirteenth warrior / Judith Klinger
  • Crisis discourse and art theory: Richard Wagner's legacy in films by Veith Von Fürstenberg and Kevin Reynolds / Stefan Keppler-Tasaki
  • Adaptation as hyperreality: the (a)historicism of trauma in Robert Zemeckis's Beowulf / Philipp Hinz and Margitta Rouse
  • Perils of generation: incest, romance and the proliferation of narrative in Game of thrones / Martin Bleisteiner
  • Arthurian myth and cinematic horror: Night Shyamalan's The sixth sense / Hans Jürgen Scheuer
  • Marian re-writes the legend: the temporality of archaeological remains in Richard Lester's Robin and Marian / Andrew James Johnston.
Subject headings
Middle Ages in motion pictures. Film adaptations--History and criticism. Middle Ages in literature.
Genre heading
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN
9780230112506 (hardback : alk. paper) 0230112501 (hardback : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
PN1995.9.M52 M44 2014
Location
Checked out Due: 02-01-2022