The Resource Get the picture? : the movie lover's guide to watching films, Jim Piper., (ebook)

Get the picture? : the movie lover's guide to watching films, Jim Piper., (ebook)

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Get the picture? : the movie lover's guide to watching films
Title
Get the picture?
Title remainder
the movie lover's guide to watching films
Statement of responsibility
Jim Piper.
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Language
eng
Summary
Classic favorites, current pop films, hidden gems--they're all part of this new edition of the popular guide to watching and enjoying movies. Newly expanded and updated to include independent films, documentaries, and special effects, Get the Picture? clearly explains techniques used to tell stories throughout cinematic history, then discusses how modern filmmakers are adapting those traditions today. In his witty and engaging text, author Jim Piper explains key concepts of film and uses fascinating side-by-side comparisons to explore relationships between movies as disparate as The Great Train Robbery and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, High Noon and Blood Diamond, Raise the Red Lantern and The Pursuit of Happyness--and all movies discussed are easily available on DVD for further study. Entertaining, readable, and full of insight, Get the Picture? will inspire readers to watch movies with a new sense of discovery and excitement
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Piper, Jim
Dewey number
791.43
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Cinematography
  • Motion pictures
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Get the picture? : the movie lover's guide to watching films, Jim Piper., (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781581159486
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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MWT12356846
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MWT12356846
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Get the picture? : the movie lover's guide to watching films, Jim Piper., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781581159486
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12356846
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12356846
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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