Following the release in 1967 of qBonnie and Clydeq and qThe Dirty Dozenq, violence has been seen as a defining feature of the modern film. Is it art or exploitation? Danger or liberation? This volume provides an exmination of the history and effects of graphic violence on film.Graphic Violence in the Cinema its seminal influence, she notes that aquot;it was the first major film to allow us the luxury of ... In the essaya#39;s afterword, Sobchack reassesses these questions some twenty-five years later, in light of the intervening decades of movie violence. ... The essays by Leonard Berkowitz and Richard B. Felson offer somewhat contrasting portraits of the state of research on media violence.
|Title||:||Screening Violence 1|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2001-01-01|