Terms of Endearment
Hollywood Romantic Comedy of the 80s and 90s
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Terms of Endearment by Peter William Evans
Book DescriptionTaking into account romantic comedy's current popularity and the genre's adaptability to changing historical circumstances, as well as its powerful tendency to contain and assimilate social changes, this book explores the complex ways in which recent cultural discourses on gender and sexuality have found their way into the apparently inflexible structure of romantic comedy. Focusing on a wide range of well-known films (including Working Girl, Murphy's Romance, Peggy Sue Got Married, When Harry Met Sally, Green Card) the chapters cover topics relating to formal, historical and ideological questions, including issues of romance, love and female subjectivity.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780748608850
(234mm x 156mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Peter William Evans
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This text presents a study of the films of Luis Bunuel. It presents readings on the whole range of his work, from the Mexican movies of the 1950s to such classics of European cinema as "The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie", "That Obscure Object of Desire", and "Belle de Jour".
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Author Biography - Peter William Evans
Celestino Deleyto is Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Zaragon, Spain.
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