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Adaptations : From Short Story to Big Screen

Adaptations : From Short Story to Big Screen - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-1400053148

Cover of Adaptations : From Short Story to Big Screen 05 (ISBN 978-1400053148)
ISBN13: 978-1400053148
ISBN10: 1400053145
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 05
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
Published: 2005
International: No

List price: $18.00

Adaptations : From Short Story to Big Screen - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-1400053148

Stephanie Harrison

ISBN13: 978-1400053148
ISBN10: 1400053145
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 05
Publisher: Three Rivers Press

Published: 2005
International: No

Table of Contents

Introduction : short story to big screen
The directors : translators, magicians, collaborators, and thieves
''Jerry and Molly and Sam'' p. 15
''Blow-up'' p. 26
''Your Arkansas traveler'' p. 38
''Rear window'' (originally titled ''It had to be murder'') p. 67
Science fiction : Kubrick and Spielberg, Spielberg and Kubrick
''The sentinel'' p. 104
''Supertoys last all summer long'' p. 112
''The minority report'' p. 119
Horror : cue the gore
''Spurs'' p. 161
''The fly'' p. 176
''Herbert West - reanimator : six shots by moonlight'' p. 204
Westerns : ''tonto'' means ''fool'' in Spanish
''Stage to Lordsburg'' p. 218
''A man called horse'' p. 231
''This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona'' p. 244
Graphic stories : flying under the radar
''The Harvey Pekar name story'' p. 261
Ghost world - chapter 5 : ''hubba hubba'' p. 265
Five all-but-lost stories
''The wisdom of Eve'' p. 284
''A reputation'' p. 296
''Mr. Blandings builds his castle'' p. 309
''Cyclists' raid'' p. 331
''Tomorrow'' p. 347
The good, the bad, and the unadaptable
''Bringing up baby'' p. 370
''Babylon revisited'' p. 383
''The swimmer'' p. 401
Suspense = style?
''The killers'' p. 421
''The basement room'' p. 430
''Memento Mori'' p. 451
Family film : Nostalgia for an unlived past
''Red Ryder nails the Hammond kid'' p. 473
''My friend Flicka'' p. 495
''Shoeless Joe Jackson comes to Iowa'' p. 511
World films : now you see them, now you don't
''In a grove'' p. 533
''The lady with the pet dog'' p. 540
The independents : money changes everything
''Where are you going, where have you been?'' p. 563
''Auggie Wren's Christmas story'' p. 578
''Emergency'' p. 585
''Killings'' p. 595
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