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The Resource John Woo : the films, Kenneth E. Hall ; foreword by Tony Williams

John Woo : the films, Kenneth E. Hall ; foreword by Tony Williams

Label
John Woo : the films
Title
John Woo
Title remainder
the films
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth E. Hall ; foreword by Tony Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book analyzes the films and career of the director from his early days in Hong Kong to his current work in Hollywood. Individual chapters are devoted to his works. The book examines Woo as a cross-cultural film artist who draws upon both Asian and Western influences"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.4302/33092
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.W655
LC item number
H36 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Label
John Woo : the films, Kenneth E. Hall ; foreword by Tony Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-204) and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Woo and the Asian and Western traditions -- Influences, parallels, inspirations -- A unique "action director" -- The early films : a selected treatment -- A better tomorrow and A better tomorrow II : a flawed saga -- The killer : heroism defeated -- A new independence : Bullet in the head and Once a thief -- Hard boiled : heroic cops -- Move to Hollywood : Hard target, Broken arrow, Face/off -- Hollywood success : Mission impossible II -- Frustrated in Hollywood : Windtalkers, Paycheck -- Music in the films -- From Hollywood to China
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 218 p.
Isbn
9780786440405
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn752472556
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057095
Label
John Woo : the films, Kenneth E. Hall ; foreword by Tony Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-204) and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Woo and the Asian and Western traditions -- Influences, parallels, inspirations -- A unique "action director" -- The early films : a selected treatment -- A better tomorrow and A better tomorrow II : a flawed saga -- The killer : heroism defeated -- A new independence : Bullet in the head and Once a thief -- Hard boiled : heroic cops -- Move to Hollywood : Hard target, Broken arrow, Face/off -- Hollywood success : Mission impossible II -- Frustrated in Hollywood : Windtalkers, Paycheck -- Music in the films -- From Hollywood to China
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 218 p.
Isbn
9780786440405
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn752472556
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057095

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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