Deconstructing Dirty Dancing

Author: Stephen Lee Naish
Publisher: John Hunt Publishing
ISBN: 1782799729
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The film is a union of history, politics, sixties and eighties culture, era-defining music, class, gender, and race, and of course features one of the best love stories set to film.


Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG
ISBN: 3446250018
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Zugleich schreibt er als Ghostwriter ein Enthüllungsbuch über den programmierten Skandal. Umberto Eco entwickelt eine rasante Kriminalgeschichte zwischen Wirtschaft, Politik und Presse.

Contemporary American Cinema

Author: Williams , Linda Ruth
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335228437
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But Fever also pre-figures a cycle of rather more conservative ''teen musicals''
that include films like Grease (dir: Randal Kleiser, 1978), Grease 2 (dir: Patricia
Birch, 1982), Flashdance (dir: Adrian Lyne, 1983), Footloose (dir: Herbert Ross,
1984) and Dirty Dancing (dir: Emile Ardolino, 1987). Rather than deconstructing
the genre or providing a critical perspective, as Jane Feuer puts it, ''the teen
musicals of the 1980s represent(ed) a 'reconstruction' ... of the conventions of the
classic ...

The Hollywood Musical

Author: Jane Feuer
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253207685
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Thus what I am describing represents a postmodern development of a genre as
opposed to the modernist evolution toward deconstruction described by previous
genre theorists. As opposed to the modernist film which illustrates semanticity
with a reversal of syntax, in Dirty Dancing all of Altman's sub-genres can be
argued to be present in the film in a kind of pastiche. The folk musical is present
in the semantics of the emphasis on the nuclear family and the nostalgic locale of
a real ...

Masquerade Of The Dream Walkers

Author: Peter A. Redpath
Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN: 9789042004023
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the beginning of this book, I maintained that Descartes's project was part success
and part failure. I claimed ( I ) that Descartes's principles were theological, neo-
sopnistic and ... In my opinion, the history of modern philosophy is the story of a
two-stage deconstruction of classical thought: ( 1 ) An initial neo-sophistic,
animistic, Hera- clitean and neo- Protagorean deconstruction of Judeo-Christian

From Ballroom To Dancesport

Author: Caroline Joan S. Picart
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791482414
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See Jonas, Gerald, 104–105 de Filippo, Annalisa and Stefano,
99 Dean, Christopher, 82 deconstruction, 50, 109, 110 Derbyshire, John, 81, 147,
153 Deutscher Tanzverein (DTV), 72 Dickinson, Kay, 60 Dirty Dancing: Havana
Nights, 39–46, 61–66, 143 Dirty Dancing, 40–46, 65–66, 126, 143, 153 Dollar
Mambo, 127, 153 Dorst, Chris, 82 Drake, Allison, 25 Drew, Warren, 75 Duncan,
Sandy, 108 Dyer,. Burns, Donnie, 57 Burns, Elizabeth, 9, 140, 152 Camelot, 117

Hip Hop On Film

Author: Kimberley Monteyne
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 162846903X
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70. See Jane Feuer, The Hollywood Musical, 2nd ed. (Bloomington: Indiana
University Press, 1993), 123–38. See also Dave Kehr, “Cant Stop the Musicals,”
American Film 9, no. 7 (May 1984): 33–37, J. P. Telotte, “The New Hollywood
Musical: From Saturday Night Fever to Footloose,” in Genre and Contemporary
Hollywood, ed. Steven Neale (London: BFI, 2002), 48–61, and James Hay, “
Dancing and Deconstructing the American Dream,” Quarterly Review of Film
Studies 10, no.

Fillory Die Zauberer

Author: Lev Grossman
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104009902
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In der geheimen Welt des verborgenen Wissens hat die Macht einen schrecklich hohen Preis Quentin Coldwater steht kurz vor dem Abschluss der Highschool.