The Resource Classical Hollywood comedy, edited by Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins

Classical Hollywood comedy, edited by Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins

Label
Classical Hollywood comedy
Title
Classical Hollywood comedy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
791.43/617
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
C56 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
AFI film readers
Label
Classical Hollywood comedy, edited by Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • Introduction: Golden Eras and Blind Spots - Genre, History and Comedy / Henry Jenkins and Kristine Brunovska Karnick -- 1. A Spanner in the Works? Genre, Narrative and the Hollywood Comedian / Frank Krutnik -- 2. Comedy, Melodrama and Gender: Theorizing the Genres of Laughter / Kathleen Rowe -- 3. Introduction: Funny Stories / Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins -- 4. Crazy Machines in the Garden of Forking Paths: Mischief Gags and the Origins of American Film Comedy / Tom Gunning -- 5. Pie and Chase: Gag, Spectacle and Narrative in Slapstick Comedy / Donald Crafton -- 6. Response to "Pie and Chase" / Tom Gunning -- 7. Commitment and Reaffirmation in Hollywood Romantic Comedy / Kristine Brunovska Karnick -- 8. Introduction: Acting Funny / Henry Jenkins and Kristine Brunovska Karnick -- 9. The Keystone Film Company and the Historiography of Early Slapstick / Doug Riblet -- 10. The Making of a Comic Star: Buster Keaton and The Saphead / Peter Kramer
  • 11. Goin' to Town and Beyond: Mae West, Film Censorship and the Comedy of Unmarriage / Ramona Curry -- 12. "The Laughingstock of the City": Performance Anxiety, Male Dread and Unfaithfully Yours / Henry Jenkins -- 13. Introduction: Comedy and the Social World / Kristine Brunovska Karnick and Henry Jenkins -- 14. Divorce, DeMille and the Comedy of Remarriage
Control code
000010768413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 430 p.
Isbn
9780415906401
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94003859
Other physical details
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System control number
  • C01107962636
  • (OCoLC)29797873

Library Locations

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