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Author Shepard, Jim, author.

Title The tunnel at the end of the light : essays on movies and politics / Jim Shepard.

Publication Info. Portland, OR : Tin House Books, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  791.4301 SHE    AVAILABLE
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xxii, 261 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Badlands and the "innocence" of American innocence -- The Pianist and Schindler and the hero in disguise -- No regrets: Goodfellas and American hardball -- Lawrence, Aguirre, and the American imperial movement -- Zane Grey and the Borgias: The Third Man and the 2004 Republican ticket -- Babette's Feast and the weepie -- Fool me twice, shame on me: Saving Private Ryan and the politics of deception -- Sacrifice and rage from Nosferatu to Pat Tillman -- Chinatown and the tunnel at the end of the light -- The Vanishing and American sociopathy: just because you did something doesn't mean you're capable of doing it.
Subject Motion pictures -- Philosophy.
Motion pictures -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01027348
ISBN 9781941040720 (paperback)
1941040721 (paperback)

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