From the Arthouse to the Grindhouse: Highbrow and Lowbrow Transgression in Cinema's First Century

From the Arthouse to the Grindhouse: Highbrow and Lowbrow Transgression in Cinema's First Century

by John Cline
     
 

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This collection of essays represents key contributions to 'transgression cinema:' overlooked, forgotten, or under-analyzed movies that walk the fine line between 'arthouse' and 'grindhouse' film.See more details below

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This collection of essays represents key contributions to 'transgression cinema:' overlooked, forgotten, or under-analyzed movies that walk the fine line between 'arthouse' and 'grindhouse' film.

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From the Arthouse to the Grindhouse: Highbrow and Lowbrow Transgression in Cinema's First Century offers an interesting examination of a niche market in the film exhibition industry including exploitation films, sexual melodramas, cult films, and documentaries.

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ISBN-13:
9780810876545
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/17/2010
Pages:
362
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

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