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Author Seife, Ethan de.

Title Tashlinesque : the Hollywood comedies of Frank Tashlin / Ethan de Seife
Published Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©2012


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 251 pages) : illustrations
Series Wesleyan film
Wesleyan film.
Contents Preface: Tashlin Resurgent -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: The Director Who Wasn't -- Tish-Tash in Cartoonland -- Tashlin, Comedy, and the "Live-Action Cartoon" -- "Hurry up! This is impossible!": Tashlin's Early Feature Films -- The Artist and His Model: Tashlin and Jerry Lewis in the 1950s -- The Director and the Bombshell: Tashlin and Jayne Mansfield -- Disorderly Conduct: Tashlin in the 1960s -- The Man in the Middle: Tashlin, Auteurs, and Programmers -- Who's Minding the Store?: Tashlin's Influence -- Appendix: Frank Tashlin's Creative Work
Summary The long-overdue study of an important American filmmaker
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Includes filmography
Notes English
Print version record
SUBJECT Tashlin, Frank -- Criticism and interpretation
Tashlin, Frank. fast (OCoLC)fst00002481
Subject ART -- Film & Video.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Reference.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011047917
ISBN 9780819572417