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Movies that mattered

Dave Kehr

Movies that mattered

more reviews from a transformative decade

by Dave Kehr

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures,
  • Reviews

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDave Kehr ; foreword by Jonathan Rosenbaum
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995 .K394 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 220 pages
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26942717M
    ISBN 10022649554X, 022649568X
    ISBN 109780226495545, 9780226495682
    LC Control Number2017009036
    OCLC/WorldCa975913558

    In When the Movies Mattered Jonathan Kirshner and Jon Lewis gather a remarkable collection of authors to revisit the unique era in American cinema that was New Hollywood. Ten eminent contributors, some of whom wrote about the New Hollywood movement as it unfolded across the s and s, assess the convergence of film-industry developments. 22 Popular Movies That Were Turned Into Books (For Some Reason) Onedio > Listicle-Added on 12 November , , Updated on 9 December ,

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      University of Chicago Press issues Movies That Mattered, a follow-up to the longtime Reader staffer’s book When Movies Mattered. by Ben Sachs   A lively, discerning guide to what’s good, beautiful, and true at the movies “Richard Leonard, SJ, expertly guides readers through some of the most popular recent films and shows us how even the most unlikely movies can encourage us to pray and draw closer to the divine fascinating, lively, and often witty.” —James Martin, SJ, author of My Life with the Saints This thou/5.


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