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Published: 09 December 2014

192 Pages | 11 illus.

8.0 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780199659463

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Shakespeare and the English-speaking Cinema

Russell Jackson

Oxford Shakespeare Topics

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of Shakespeare on film
  • Places films in their contexts in the film industry
  • Strikes a a balance between issues in the study of film and the inevitable and legitimate comparisons of film versions with the original play
  • Offers detailed analysis of specific sequences in individual films as well as discussion of their general approach and effectiveness