Myth and the Movies by Stuart Voytilla
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Myth and the Movies
By Stuart Voytilla

Myth and the Movies

Discovering the Mythic Structure of 50 Unforgettable Films

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Myth and the Movies by Stuart Voytilla

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Ever wonder why certain movies are considered 'classics' or 'breakthrough films' and other films are quickly forgotten? Myth and mythic structure are often the key to defining the success factor in some of he most enduring films ever made. "Myth and the Movies" analyzes over 50 US and foreign films in every cinematic genre including drama, westerns, horror, action-adventure, romance, comedy, romantic comedy, suspense-thriller and fantasy-science fiction. This comprehensive book will give you a greater understanding of why some films continue to touch and connect with audiences, generation after generation. It provides fascinating analysis of over 50 classic films, and covers films of all genres.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780941188661
ISBN-10: 0941188663
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 178mm x 18mm)
Pages: 300
Imprint: Michael Wiese Productions
Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions
Publish Date: 8-Oct-1999
Country of Publication: United States

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