Disaster Movies: The Cinema of Catastrophe (Short Cuts) by Stephen Keane

By Stephen Keane

Stephen Keane's historical past of the catastrophe style deals a close research of movies akin to The Towering Inferno, Independence Day, Titanic, and The Day After Tomorrow. He appears on the ways that catastrophe videos might be learn on the subject of either contextual concerns and the expanding advertisement calls for of latest Hollywood. during this moment variation, he provides new fabric relating to cinematic representations of catastrophe within the wake of September 11 and an research of catastrophe videos in mild of modern average failures. Keane regularly reworks this formerly unexplored genre.

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