The Resource Cinema inferno : celluloid explosions from the cultural margins, edited by Robert G. Weiner, John Cline ; foreword by Mikita Brottman, (electronic resource)

Cinema inferno : celluloid explosions from the cultural margins, edited by Robert G. Weiner, John Cline ; foreword by Mikita Brottman, (electronic resource)

Label
Cinema inferno : celluloid explosions from the cultural margins
Title
Cinema inferno
Title remainder
celluloid explosions from the cultural margins
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert G. Weiner, John Cline ; foreword by Mikita Brottman
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cinema Inferno: Celluloid Explosions from the Cultural Margins addresses significant areas (and eras) of "transgressive" filmmaking, including many subgenres and styles that have not yet received much critical attention. This collection of essays covers both contemporary films and those produced in the last 50 years to provide a theoretical framework for looking at transgressive cinema and what that means. This volume begins with a number of essays that examine the aesthetic of "realism," tracing it through the late Italian Neo-Realism of Pasolini, the early films of Melvin Van Peebles, and C
Cataloging source
CDX
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
C495 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • 1966-
  • 1981-
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  • ebrary
  • Weiner, Robert G.
  • Cline, John
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  • Horror films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Violence in motion pictures
  • History and criticism
  • Horror films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Fine Arts
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Horror films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Violence in motion pictures
Label
Cinema inferno : celluloid explosions from the cultural margins, edited by Robert G. Weiner, John Cline ; foreword by Mikita Brottman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 / Robert G. Weiner and John Cline -- Realism(s). The neorealist transgressions of Pier Paolo Pasolini / Bill Landis -- From Chicago to Watts by way of Paris and Hollywood: art-film influence on Melvin Van Peebles' early features / Jonathan Hartmann -- At the heart of The heart of the world: Guy Maddin in the 21st century / John Bloomfield -- Italian Horror/Gialli. Menopausal monsters and sexual transgression in Argento's art horror / Donna de Ville -- The more you rape their senses, the happier they are: a history of Cannibal holocaust / Andy DeVos -- A postcard from the grindhouse: exotic landscapes and Italian holidays in Lucio Fulci's Zombie and Sergio Martino's Torso / Stefano Baschiera and Francesco Di Chiara -- Body in a bed, body growing dead: uncanny women in Joe D'Amato's Italian exploitation cinema / Xavier Mendik -- New York state of mind. Bernie's "deathwish": history and transgression in New York City / John Cline -- Troma entertainment: the boobs, blood, and brains of reel independence / Rebekah McKendry -- Exploitation films and success: the half-told melodramas of Andy Milligan / Kevin John Bozelka -- Extreme European cinema. B is for bile, blood and bones: on corporeal bodies in the films of Peter Greenaway / Eric Levy -- The films of the Vienna Action Group / Stephen Barber -- Reveries of blood and sand: the cinema of Jean Rollin / Gerard Dapena -- A shadow poet: Michael Haneke / David Sterritt -- Culture at the margins. Through the looking glass darkly: considering theories of Nazi film and concepts of transgression / Lynne Fallwell -- Christian scare films: the unlikely pairing of director Ron Ormond and preacher Estus Pirkle / Jim Ridley -- Stray cat rock: the politics of Nikkatsu's "bad youth" movies of 1970s / David Hopkins -- Contemporary film. Flirting with subversion: mainstream filmmaking, transgression, and the case of Joel Schumacher's 8MM / Steffen Hantke -- Hated: GG Allin & the Murder junkies, Scum rock, and the unlikely career of Todd Phillips / Johannes Schonherr -- Cinema of regression: Grindhouse and the limits of the spectatorial imaginary / David Lerner
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 396 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780810876576
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612713613
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
271361
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657608689
  • (OCoLC)ocn657608689
Label
Cinema inferno : celluloid explosions from the cultural margins, edited by Robert G. Weiner, John Cline ; foreword by Mikita Brottman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 / Robert G. Weiner and John Cline -- Realism(s). The neorealist transgressions of Pier Paolo Pasolini / Bill Landis -- From Chicago to Watts by way of Paris and Hollywood: art-film influence on Melvin Van Peebles' early features / Jonathan Hartmann -- At the heart of The heart of the world: Guy Maddin in the 21st century / John Bloomfield -- Italian Horror/Gialli. Menopausal monsters and sexual transgression in Argento's art horror / Donna de Ville -- The more you rape their senses, the happier they are: a history of Cannibal holocaust / Andy DeVos -- A postcard from the grindhouse: exotic landscapes and Italian holidays in Lucio Fulci's Zombie and Sergio Martino's Torso / Stefano Baschiera and Francesco Di Chiara -- Body in a bed, body growing dead: uncanny women in Joe D'Amato's Italian exploitation cinema / Xavier Mendik -- New York state of mind. Bernie's "deathwish": history and transgression in New York City / John Cline -- Troma entertainment: the boobs, blood, and brains of reel independence / Rebekah McKendry -- Exploitation films and success: the half-told melodramas of Andy Milligan / Kevin John Bozelka -- Extreme European cinema. B is for bile, blood and bones: on corporeal bodies in the films of Peter Greenaway / Eric Levy -- The films of the Vienna Action Group / Stephen Barber -- Reveries of blood and sand: the cinema of Jean Rollin / Gerard Dapena -- A shadow poet: Michael Haneke / David Sterritt -- Culture at the margins. Through the looking glass darkly: considering theories of Nazi film and concepts of transgression / Lynne Fallwell -- Christian scare films: the unlikely pairing of director Ron Ormond and preacher Estus Pirkle / Jim Ridley -- Stray cat rock: the politics of Nikkatsu's "bad youth" movies of 1970s / David Hopkins -- Contemporary film. Flirting with subversion: mainstream filmmaking, transgression, and the case of Joel Schumacher's 8MM / Steffen Hantke -- Hated: GG Allin & the Murder junkies, Scum rock, and the unlikely career of Todd Phillips / Johannes Schonherr -- Cinema of regression: Grindhouse and the limits of the spectatorial imaginary / David Lerner
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 396 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780810876576
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612713613
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
271361
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657608689
  • (OCoLC)ocn657608689

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