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Mafia Movies A Reader

ISBN-10: 0802096654
ISBN-13: 9780802096654
Edition: 2nd 2011
Authors: Dana Renga
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Book details

List price: $40.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Publication date: 4/16/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.03" tall
Weight: 1.408
Language: English

Mafia Movies encourages mafia aficionados to explore the rich variety of classics and rarities within the genre with provocative analyses of over forty films.

Acknowledgments
Setting the Scene
The Corleones at Home and Abroad
Gender and Violence: Four Themes in the Everyday World of Mafia Wives
American Mafia Movies: The Corleones at Home and Abroad
Wallace McCutchen's The Black Hand: A Different Version of a Biograph Kidnapping
'Most Thrilling Subjects': D.W. Griffith and the Biograph Revenge Films
Ethnicity and the Classical Gangster Film: Mervyn LeRoy's Little Caesar and Howard Hawks' Scarface
Playing Good Italian/Bad Italian in ABC's The Untouchables
Prelude to The Godfather: Martin Ritt's The Brotherhood
Micheal Corleone's Tie: Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather
Nihilism and Mafiosit� in Martin Scorsese's Mean Streets
Thematic Patterns in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather: Part II
The Sexual Politics of Loyalty in John Huston's Prizzi's Honor
Between Postmodern Parody and Generic Hybridization: The Gangsters of Brian De Palma's The Untouchables
The Bandit, the Gangster, and the American Army Shorts: Michael Cimino's The Sicilian
Martin Scorsese's GoodFellas: Hybrid Storytelling between Realism and Formalism
Redemption in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather: Part III
'Nothing Romantic about It': Gender and the Legacy of Crime in Abel Ferrara's The Funeral
Inside the Mafia: Mike Newell's Donnie Brasco
Martin Scorsese's The Departed, Or the Quest for a Departed Ethnic Identity
When Words Can Kill: David Chase's The Sopranos
'Don't Stop Believin', Don't Stop …': (De)Structuring Expectations in the Final Season of The Sopranos
Italian Mafia Movies: Myth and Resistance
Which Law Is the Father's? Gender and Generic Oscillation in Pietro Germi's In the Name of the Law
The Visible, Unexposed: Francesco Rosi's Salvatore Giuliano
Modernity, Mafia Style: Alberto Lattuada's Il mafioso
Francesco Rosi's Hands Over the City: A Contemporary Perspective on the Camorra
Prototypes of the Mafia: Luchino Visconti's The Leopard
The Failure of the Intellectual: Elio Petri's Filming of Leonardo Sciascia's To Each His Own
Damiano Damiani's The Day of the Owl: A Western Flirtation
Smaller and Larger Families: Lina Wertm�ller's The Seduction of Mimi
Deconstructing the Enigma: Logical Investigations in Francesco Rosi's Lucky Luciano
Power as Such: The Idea of the Mafia in Franceso Rosi's Illustrious Corpses
Marco Risi's Forever Mary: Desperate Lives Converge in Sicilia 'Non Bedda'
Threads of Political Violence in Italy's Spiderweb: Giorgio Ambrosoli's Murder in Michele Placido's A Bourgeois Hero
Sacrifice, Sacrament, and the Body in Ricky Tognazzi's La scorta
Pasquale Scimeca's Placido Rizzotto: A Different View of Corleone
Marco Tullio Giordana's The Hundred Steps: The Biopic as Political Cinema
Roberta Torre's Angela: The Mafia and the 'Woman's Film'
Organized Crime and Unfulfilled Promises in Gabriele Salvatores' I'm Not Scared
Growing Up Camorrista: Antonio and Andrea Frazzi's Certi bambini
Lipstick and Chocolate: Paolo Sorrentino's The Consequences of Love
The In(di)visibility of the Mafia, Polities, and Ethics in Bianchi and Nerazzini's The Mafia Is White
Marco Turco's Excellent Cadavers: An Italian Tragedy
Dispatches from Hell: Matteo Garrone's Gomorrah
Filmography
Selected Bibliography
Contributors

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