The Resource Shakespeare's cinema of love : A study in genre and influence, R. S. White

Shakespeare's cinema of love : A study in genre and influence, R. S. White

Label
Shakespeare's cinema of love : A study in genre and influence
Title
Shakespeare's cinema of love
Title remainder
A study in genre and influence
Statement of responsibility
R. S. White
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shakespeare's cinema of love addresses the question, how much has Shakespeare influenced modern film genres? Convincing arguments are made for the links between his comedies of love and genres such as 'screwball' comedy, musicals, romantic comedy and tragic love films
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
822.3/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.L6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
general
Label
Shakespeare's cinema of love : A study in genre and influence, R. S. White
Publication
Note
Introduction: Shakespeare shaping modern movie genres 1.'Madly mated': The Taming of the Shrew and odd-couple comedy 2. Dreams in the forest: romantic comedy 3. 'The guy's only doing it for some doll': musical comedy 4. Of errors and eros: a brief digression on twins 5. Comedy of disguise and mistaken identity 6. 'Star-crossed lovers': Romeo and Juliet and romantic tragedy Conclusion Index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Shakespeare shaping modern movie genres; Influence; Genre; Writers for the screen; Notes; 1 'Madly mated': The Taming of the Shrew and odd- couple comedy; Filmed versions of Shakespeare's Shrew; A musical Shrew; 'Odd-couple' comedy; All about Bianca; Who's afraid of shrews?; Notes; 2 Dreams in the forest: romantic comedy; Shakespearean comedy as composite form; Dreams in a green world; Art writing the script of love: playing roles in As You Like It; Notes
  • 3 'The guy's only doing it for some doll': musical comedyShakespeare in musicals; Allusions to Shakespeare; Contrasted settings and backstage musicals; Musicals of family romance; Much ado about Nathan; Notes; 4 Of errors and Eros: a brief digression on twins; Notes; 5 Comedy of disguise and mistaken identity; Gendered disguise; Cross-dressing in films; 'Slumming': class, non-gendered disguise, and mistaken identity; Notes; 6 'Star-crossed lovers': Romeo and Juliet and romantic tragedy; Landmark versions; Out of America; World film; India: folklore meets Shakespeare; A Welsh Romeo and Juliet
  • Star-crossed comedy and parodiesNotes; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn966969509
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526107824
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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manchesteruniversitypress8337
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37460523
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)966969509
  • pebc1526107821

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