Cinema and SocietyChristmas at the Movies: Images of Christmas in American, British and European Cinema 1860643973, 9781860643972

Author :
Description:Whether we love it or hate it, Christmas has always played a special role in the cinema, and Christmas movies like It's a Wonderful Life and Miracle on 34th Street have a special place in popular affections. Christmas at the Movies takes a good look at these popular films, decoding the messages they convey about popular preoccupations and attitudes and about the different societies that produce them. Written in an entertaining and illuminating style, this book gives a brand new view of Christmas and its rituals.
Categories: Art Cinema
Year :2001
Publisher : I. B. Tauris
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 257
File Info : pdf 11 Mb


Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *