New PDF release: A Companion to the War Film

By Douglas A. Cunningham,John C. Nelson

A better half to the battle Film includes 27 unique essays that study all points of the style, from the conventional warfare movie, to the recent worldwide nature of conflicts, and the various codecs that struggle tales think in today’s electronic culture.

  • Includes new works from skilled and rising students that extend the scope of the style by way of making use of clean theoretical techniques and archival assets to the examine of the battle film
  • Moves past the restricted confines of “the wrestle movie” to hide home-front movies, overseas and international language movies, and various conflicts and time periods
  • Addresses advanced questions of gender, race, compelled internment, overseas terrorism, and struggle protest in movies resembling Full steel Jacket, strong Kill, Grace is long past, Gran Torino, The Messenger, Snow Falling on Cedars, So Proudly We Hail, Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of struggle, gentle Comrade, and 0 darkish Thirty
  • Provides a nuanced imaginative and prescient of struggle movie that brings the style firmly into the 21st Century and issues the way in which for stimulating destiny scholarship

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