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Author Senn, Bryan, 1962- author.

Title The most dangerous cinema : people hunting people on film / Bryan Senn.

Published Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.436552 SENN    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-278) and index.
Contents Pride of place: The most dangerous game (1932) -- Carbon-copy game: A game of death (1945) -- Teenage game: Bloodlust! (1960) -- Dangerous roughie: Confessions of a psycho cat (1968) -- Sexploitation game: The suckers (1972) -- Filipino danger: The woman hunt (1973) -- Post-war game: Open season (1974) -- Dangerous ozploitation: Escape 2000 (1982) -- Dangerous action: Avenging force (1986) -- Sci-fi game: Slave girls from beyond infinity (1987) -- Rambo game: War cat (1987) -- Dangerous style: Hard target (1993) -- Wilderness hunt: Surviving the game (1994) -- Comedy game: The pest (1997) -- DTV danger -- Almost dangerous games -- Dangerous game shows and deadly diversions -- Dangerous alien games -- Television games -- A most dangerous conclusion.
Summary "People hunting people for sport--an idea both shocking and fascinating. In 1924 Richard Connell published a short story that introduced this concept to the zeitgeist, where it has remained ever since--as evidenced by the many big- and small-screen adaptations and inspirations"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Connell, Richard Edward, 1893-1949. Most dangerous game.
Hunting in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Plots, themes, etc.
Human beings in motion pictures.
ISBN 9780786435623 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786435623 (softcover : alk. paper)