The Films of the Eighties: A Complete, Qualitative Filmography to over 3400 Feature-Length English Language Films, Theatrical and Video-Only, Released Between January 1, 1980, and December 31 1989 by Robert A. Nowlan, Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Films of the Eighties: A Complete, Qualitative Filmography to over 3400 Feature-Length English Language Films, Theatrical and Video-Only, Released Between January 1, 1980, and December 31 1989

The Films of the Eighties: A Complete, Qualitative Filmography to over 3400 Feature-Length English Language Films, Theatrical and Video-Only, Released Between January 1, 1980, and December 31 1989

by Robert A. Nowlan, Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
     
 

The 1980s had more than its share of both emerging stars and final tributes paid to luminaries, as well as smash hits and bombs, memorable and boring performances, and new trends and tried-and-true formula offerings.

The Film of the Eighties includes numerous examples of all of these. Each entry has the year of release, production company, country of origin (U.S

Overview

The 1980s had more than its share of both emerging stars and final tributes paid to luminaries, as well as smash hits and bombs, memorable and boring performances, and new trends and tried-and-true formula offerings.

The Film of the Eighties includes numerous examples of all of these. Each entry has the year of release, production company, country of origin (U.S., U.K., Australian, Canadian), leading performers and the characters they portrayed, and comprehensive credits. A brief description, review, and evaluation of the film's cinematic values (if any) are also provided.

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Library Journal
popular and lesser known films ranging from Aliens to Zilch...thorough and complete...excellent index

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786427376
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
03/27/2006
Edition description:
ALT
Pages:
868
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.30(h) x 2.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Robert A. Nowlan is a scholar, researcher, teacher, writer, storyteller and lecturer, and the author of two dozen books and numerous articles. He lives in New Haven, Connecticut, and Marco Island, Florida. Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan is a college professor living in New Haven, Connecticut. She has written several reference works.

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