Offensive Films by Mikita Brottman

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Published by Vanderbilt University Press .

Written in English

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  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Horror films,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Television - General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Film & Video - Guides & Reviews,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • History and criticism,
  • Sensationalism in motion pictures

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8169882M
ISBN 10082651491X
ISBN 109780826514912

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