The Resource Cinematic Hamlet : the films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda, Patrick J. Cook

Cinematic Hamlet : the films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda, Patrick J. Cook

Label
Cinematic Hamlet : the films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda
Title
Cinematic Hamlet
Title remainder
the films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda
Statement of responsibility
Patrick J. Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hamlet has inspired four outstanding film adaptations that continue to delighta wide and varied audience and to offer provocative new interpretationsof Shakespeare's most popular play. Cinematic Hamlet contains the first scene-by-scene analysis of the methods used by Laurence Olivier, Franco Zeffirelli, Kenneth Branagh, and Michael Almereyda to translate Hamlet into highly distinctive and remarkably effective films. Applying recent developments in neuroscience and psychology, Patrick J. Cook argues that film is a medium deploying an abundance of devices whose task it is to direct attention aw
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
791.43/6
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2807
LC item number
.C58 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Label
Cinematic Hamlet : the films of Olivier, Zeffirelli, Branagh, and Almereyda, Patrick J. Cook
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Laurence Olivier's Hamlet: the triumph of the cinesthetic -- Franco zeffirelli's Hamlet: modernizing medievalism -- Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet: the challenges of the full-text screenplay -- Michael Almereyda's Hamlet: uncanny imagination
Control code
ocn710814278
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443651
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
3636369
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69jf9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26234142
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710814278
  • jstor0821443658

Library Locations

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