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Author Short, Sue, 1968- author.

Title Fairy tale and film : old tales with a new spin / Sue Short, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK.

Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.436559 SHOR    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 218 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-203), filmography (pages 204-208), and index.
Contents Introduction: old tales with a new spin -- Finding love and fulfilling dreams: female aspirations in the rom-com -- Curses, wishes, and amazing transformations: male maturationtales -- Wealth through stealth: evening the odds or inviting disaster? -- Demon lovers, ogre husbands, andfemale avengers -- Houses of horror: domestic dangers and man-made monsters -- Postmodern revisions: new tales for old? -- Epilogue.
Subject Fairy tales in motion pictures.
Fairy tales -- Film adaptations.
ISBN 9781137020161