Shakespeare in the cinema : ocular proof /

A comprehensive look at strategies that filmmakers have employed in adapting Shakespeare's plays to the cinema, this book investigates what the task of adaptation reveals about film in general and focuses on patterns and approaches shared by various cinematic works. It spans more than a century...

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Author / Creator: Buhler, Stephen M., 1954-
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2002.
Series:SUNY series, cultural studies in cinema/video.
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Retention:digitized
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Summary:A comprehensive look at strategies that filmmakers have employed in adapting Shakespeare's plays to the cinema, this book investigates what the task of adaptation reveals about film in general and focuses on patterns and approaches shared by various cinematic works. It spans more than a century of film, beginning with an 1899 version of King John.
Item Description:Print version record.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xi, 213 pages) : illustrations
System Details:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-202) and indexes.
ISBN:0585450285
9780585450285
0791451402
9780791451403
0791489752
9780791489758
Author Notes:Stephen M. Buhler is Associate Professor of English at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln.