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Author Hall, Kenneth E., 1954-

Title John Woo's The killer / Kenneth E. Hall
Published Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press ; London : Eurospan [distributor], 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 125 pages) : illustrations
Series New Hong Kong cinema series
New Hong Kong cinema.
Contents Cover; JOHN WOO'S -- The Killer; Copyright; Contents; Series Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Apprenticeship for The Killer; 2. Production History and Background; 3. Style and Structure in The Killer; 4. Jean-Pierre Melville and Woo; 5. Woo's Inheritors: The Killer as Influence; 6. Woo after The Killer; Conclusion; Notes; Glossary; Filmography; Works Cited
Summary Has the creative period of the New Hong Kong Cinema now come to an end? However we answer this question, there is a need to evaluate the achievements of Hong Kong cinema. This series distinguishes itself from the other books on the subject by focusing in-depth on individual Hong Kong films, which together make the New Hong Kong cinema
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-125)
Includes filmography (pages 111-117)
Notes Print version record
In HKU Press digital editions
Subject Woo, John, 1948-
880-01 Die xue shuang xiong (Motion picture)
880-01 碟血雙雄 (Motion picture)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789888052462 (electronic bk.)
9888052462 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Killer