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Matters of gravity special effects and supermen in the 20th century

Title
Matters of gravity [electronic resource] : special effects and supermen in the 20th century / Scott Bukatman.
ISBN
9780822384892 (electronic book)
0822384892 (electronic book)
0822331322 (acid-free paper)
9780822331322 (acid-free paper)
0822331195 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822331193 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Published
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2003.
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 279 p., [16] p. of col. plates) : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
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Other formats
Print version: Bukatman, Scott, 1957- Matters of gravity Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2003
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 24, 2018
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-269) and index.
Contents
Remembering Cyberspace
There's always...tomorrowland: Disney and the hypercinematic experience
Gibson's typewriter
X-Bodies: The torment of the mutant superhero (1994)
Kaleidoscopic perceptions
The artificial infinite: On special effects and the sublime
The ultimate trip: Special effects and kaleidoscopic perception
The grace of beings
Taking shape: morphing and the performance of self
Syncopated city: New York in musical film (1929-1961)
The boys in the hoods: A song of the urban superhero (2000).
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
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