Romantic vs. Screwball Comedy: Charting the Difference - Studies in Film Genres 1 (Hardback)
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Romantic vs. Screwball Comedy: Charting the Difference - Studies in Film Genres 1 (Hardback)

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Hardback 224 Pages / Published: 16/10/2002
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Including over 60 titles each of romantic and screwball comedy dating from the 1930's to the present, this research tool not only demonstrates how screwball and romantic comedy are two distinct genres, but also highlights pivotal social and artistic changes which impacted both genres. Includes 16 black and white movie stills, countless quotations from selected films, an annotated bibliography, and a two-part filmography. Not only an informative resource for film students and scholars, but also an interesting read for film buffs.

Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810844247
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 481 g
Dimensions: 228 x 148 x 20 mm


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Introducing the 1930s Depression origins of the sister genres of comic courtship-madcap screwball and the reality-based romantic comedy-Gehring shows how the two grew up into unique and contrasting types....Undergraduate and general collections. * CHOICE *
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