Journals Higher Education
Important We hope you are enjoying our new website. More information about the changes



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 09 June 2011

240 Pages | 40 illus.


ISBN: 9780195382792

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

Starring New York

Filming the Grime and the Glamour of the Long 1970s

Stanley Corkin

  • Draws on a series of classic films—Mean Streets, Annie Hall, Death Wish, and others—to provide an urban history of a legendary city
  • Analyzes the city's role in a variety of cinematic genres: blaxsploitation, comedy, crime, and musical
  • Features over thirty illustrations from the era's epochal films
  • Considers the city's geography and its connection to other spaces around the globe

Also of Interest