The Resource Stephen King on the big screen, Mark Browning

Stephen King on the big screen, Mark Browning

Label
Stephen King on the big screen
Title
Stephen King on the big screen
Statement of responsibility
Mark Browning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From 1976 to the present day, there have been over 45 films adapted from the spine-tingling works of Stephen King. In Stephen King on the Big Screen, Mark Browning addresses the question of why some of the film adaptations of the world?s best-selling author are much more successful than others. By focussing on the theoretical aspect of genre, Browning brings an original approach to familiar films and suggests new ways of viewing them. Although often associated with the macabre, King?s stories form the basis for dozens of narratives, which are clearly not horror from Stand By Me to Hearts in Atl
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.I483
LC item number
Z56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Stephen King on the big screen, Mark Browning
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-251)
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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
Mind over matter: telekinesis. Carrie (Brian De Palma, 1976) -- The rage: Carrie II (Katt Shea and Robert Mandel, 1999) -- The dead zone (David Cronenberg, 1983) -- Firestarter (Mark L. Lester, 1984) -- Tales from the darkside: the portmanteau film. Creepshow (George A. Romero, 1982) -- Creepshow II (Michael Gornick, 1987) -- Cat's eye (Lewis Teague, 1985) -- Tales from the darkside: the movie (John Harrison, 1990) -- Sometimes dead is better: the body under the sheet. Silver bullet (Daniel Attias, 1985) -- Pet sematary (Mary Lambert, 1989) -- Pet sematary II (Mary Lambert, 1989) -- Sleepwalkers (Mick Garris, 1992) -- Boys to men: rites-of-passage. Stand by me (Rob Reiner, 1986) -- Apt pupil (Bryan Singer, 1998) -- Hearts in Atlantis (Scott Hicks, 2001) -- The rise of the machines: 1950s science-fiction B-movie. Christine (John Carpenter, 1983) -- Maximum overdrive (Stephen King, 1986) -- Graveyard shift (Ralph S. Singleton, 1990) -- The lawnmower man (Brett Leonard, 1992) -- Dreamcatcher (Lawrence Kasdan, 2003) -- The great escape: prison drama. The Shawshank redemption (Frank Darabont, 1994) -- The green mile (Frank Darabont, 1999) -- The running man (Paul Michael Glaser, 1987) -- Books of blood: the writer. Misery (Rob Reiner, 1990) -- The dark half (George A. Romero, 1993) -- Secret window (David Koepp, 2004) -- The terror of everyday life and final girls. Cujo (Lewis Teague, 1983) -- Dolores Claiborne (Taylor Hackford, 1995) -- The shining (Stanley Kubrick, 1980) -- The shining (Mick Garris, 1997) -- 1408 (Mikael Hafström, 2007)
Control code
ocn435535789
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781841503271
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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472c1658-d7d3-46dc-a7ee-dd2fe4a35b1e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35389771
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435535789
  • pebco1841503274

Library Locations

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