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Back to the Future.

Author: Andrew Shail
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Series: BFI film classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This compelling study places 'Back to the Future' in the context of Reaganite America, discusses Robert Zemeckis's film-making technique and its relationship to the 'New New Hollywood', €explores€the film's€attitudes to teen culture of the 1950s and 1980s and€its representation of science, atomic power€and time travel.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shail, Andrew.
Back to the Future.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
(DLC) 2010549731
(OCoLC)475447025
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Shail
ISBN: 1844575594 9781844575596
OCLC Number: 965709471
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1 'You're gonna see some serious shit': New New Hollywood in Action; 2 The 1950s and Teen Culture; 3 The 1950s Imagined in the 1980s; 4 Film and Time; Conclusion: 'Your kids are gonna love it'; Notes; Credits.
Series Title: BFI film classics.

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