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061.393, Fall 2017

Bucknell, Lucy, Fall 2017
MSEL Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a complete list of electronic readings, see
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1. Action and adventure cinema Book, Print in English
edited by Yvonne Tasker. 2004.

'Trauma thrills' : notes on early action cinema / Jennifer M. Bean -- The 'culture war' of sensational melodrama, 1910-14 / Richard Abel -- 'Child of commerce! Bastard of art!' : early film melodrama / Ben Singer -- Action-adventure as Hollywood genre / Steve Neale…
2. Aliens Video/Film, DVD in English
Twentieth Century Fox ; a Brandywine production ; a James Cameron film ; story, James… 1999.

Ripley is recovering from her first encounter with the deadly alien. Her account of that event is received with skepticism, but transmissions from a colony later established on the Alien's planet abruptly cease. Burke, an up-and-coming company man, talks Ripley into going back…
3. The big combo Video/Film, DVD in English
Security Pictures, Inc. and Theodora Productions, Inc. 1954.

Discouraged by his superior officers, but helped by a ganster's former girl friend, a dedicated detective lieutenant doggedly continues his investigation to obtain evidence that would convict the head gangster of a crime syndicate.
4. The Birds Video/Film, DVD in English, French
Universal Pictures ; screenplay by Evan Hunter ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock. 1963.

When Melanie Daniels rolls into Bodega Bay in pursuit of eligible bachelor Mitch Brenner, the small California town is inexplicably attacked by thousands of birds.
5. Chaplin at Keystone Video/Film, DVD in English
Cineteca del Comune di Bologna ; British Film Institute ; National Film and Television… 1914.

Charlie Chaplin came to Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios late in 1913 as a little-known British vaudevillian. After a year, he had not only established his Tramp character, he also learned to write and direct his own films and achieved public recognition as a star comedian. The…
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6. Coffy Video/Film, DVD in English, French, Spanish
American International [production company] ; produced by Robert A. Papazian ; written… 1973.

Coffy, a young nurse, takes vengeance on the powerful drug ring that destroyed her younger sister's life.
7. Crouching tiger, hidden dragon Video/Film, DVD in Chinese
Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association… 2000.

Set in 19th-century China, two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocratic woman prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her romantic past. As each…
Jans B. Wager. 1999.

Wager, Jans B., 1958-

"Both film noir and the Weimar street film hold a continuing fascination for film spectators and film theorists alike. The female characters, especially the alluring femmes fatales, remain a focus for critical and popular attention. The antithesis of the femme fatale, which Wager…
9. The deer hunter Video/Film, DVD in English
Universal Pictures and Films. 1978.

Tracks a group of steelworker pals from a Pennsylvania blast furnace to the coal hunting grounds of the Alleghenies to the lethal cauldron of Vietnam. It is a drama of friendship and courage and of what happens to these qualities under stress.
10. Gladiator Video/Film, DVD in English, French
Dreamworks Pictures and Universal Pictures present a Douglas Wick production in… 2005.

A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor.
11. Grave of the fireflies: Hotaru no haka Video/Film, DVD in Japanese, English
kikaku seisaku Satō Ryōichi ; gensaku Nosaka Akiyuki ; kyakuhon kantoku Takahata Isao. 1988.

Two orphans in war-time Kobe, Japan, face fire-bombs, hunger, homelessness, and despair as the war and their lives come to an end.
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12. Gun crazy Video/Film, DVD in English
a King Brothers production ; produced by Maurice and Frank King ; screenplay by… 1949.

Classic film noir based on a short story by MacKinlay Kantor. A greedy sideshow sharp-shooter marries an ex-army man, then leads him down the road to crime for easy money.
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    PN1995.9.F54G86 2004 c. 1
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    PN1995.9.F54G86 2004 c. 1
Michael Bliss. 1993.

Bliss, Michael, 1947-

1. Couples -- 2. Riding High on Morality -- 3. Dandy Tyrant -- 4. Like It Used to Be -- 5. This Cactus Eden -- 6. Dogs of War -- 7. Memory and Desire -- 8. Breaking Out for Love -- 9. Star Packer -- 10. Head Games -- 11. Cold Killers -- 12. Graveyard Where the Iron Crosses Grow…
14. The killer Video/Film, DVD in Chinese, English
Tsui Hark presents a John Woo film ; a Golden Princess/Magnum presentation of a Film… 2010.

An assassin with a code of honor agrees to do one last job before quitting for good. But, when his bosses double-cross him, he must take on the mob and the police.
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Hal Roach Studios. 1926.

You're darn tootin': Features Laurel and Hardy as bad musicians. Battle of the century: The world's greatest prizefight -- and most legendary pie fight! Wandering Papas: A rare short directed by Stan Laurel stars Oliver as a workcamp bully. Mighty like a moose: A hilarious film…
16. Manslaughter Video/Film, DVD in English
a Cecil B. De Mille production ; directed by Cecil B. De Mille. The Cheat / a Famous… 2002.

17. On boxing Book, Print in English
Joyce Carol Oates ; with photographs by John Ranard. 1987.

Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-

18. One false move Video/Film, DVD in English, French, Spanish
an I.R.S. Media production of a Carl Franklin film. 1991.

After two ruthless drug dealers commit a brutal mass murder in Los Angeles and are forced to flee the state, their beautiful accomplice unwittingly leads them into a trap.
19. Planks of reason: essays on the horror film Book, Print in English
edited by Barry Keith Grant. 1984.

20. Rabelais and his world Book, Print in English, Russian
by Mikhail Bakhtin. Translated by Helene Iswolsky. 1968.

Bakhtin, M. M. (Mikhail Mikhaĭlovich), 1895-1975.

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    PH3697.H8 B313 1968 c. 1
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21. Raging bull Video/Film, DVD in English, French, Spanish
a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production, produced in association with Peter Savage ;… 1980.

A biographical film about psychologically destructive, violent, middleweight boxing champion Jake La Motta.
22. Romper stomper Video/Film, DVD in English
Seon Films presents in association with the Australian Film Commission and Film Victoria… 1992.

Drama about a neo-Nazi skinhead gang that wages war on Vietnamese immigrants in Melbourne.
23. Le samouraï Video/Film, DVD in French
CICC ; Fida Cinematografica ; Filmel ; TC Production ; produced by Raymond Borderie,… 1967.

Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nighclub owner, he finds himslef confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy…
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24. Scarface Video/Film, DVD in English
Tells the story of organized crime's control of the city of Chicago during prohibition and the ruthless drive of Tony Carmonte (Muni) to become the city's top gangster.
25. The searchers Video/Film, DVD in English
Warner Bros. Pictures presents the C.V. Whitney picture ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent… 1956.

Wayne plays ex-Confederate soldier Ethan Edwards, an Indian-hater who believes more in bullets than words. He's out to find his young niece, who's been taken captive by the renegade Comanches who massacred her family.
26. Shichinin no samurai: Seven samurai Video/Film, DVD in Japanese
Toho Company presents a Janus Films release ; production, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by… 1954.

  • 七人の侍
  • 配給 東宝株式会社, a Janus Films release ; 製作 本木荘二郎 ; 脚本 黒澤明, 橋本忍, 小国英雄 ; 監督 黒澤明
This epic masterpiece is about a group of 16th century samurai who are hired to defend a small Japanese village that finds itself annually raided by an army of bandits who steal the meager crops harvested by the peasants. Tired of relinquishing their food supply but woefully…
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28. The Texas chain saw massacre Video/Film, DVD in English
a film by Tobe Hooper ; story and screenplay by Kim Henkel and Tobe Hooper ; produced… 2006.

One summer afternoon in rural Texas, five young friends hear reports of grave robbing and set out to check on a family grave. Soon after, one-by-one they wander into the murderous clutches of Leatherface.
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30. Tom and Jerry's greatest chases Video/Film, DVD in English
In one adventure after another, lovable Tom and Jerry get themselves into all the trouble you'd expect from a cat and mouse in this collection of their best cartoon capers.
31. Touch of evil Video/Film, DVD in English
Universal Pictures Co., Inc. 1958.

An elaborate mystery involving a corrupt police official in a squalid town on the Mexican border and a murder that ensnares a narcotics agent and his wife.
32. The war of the worlds Video/Film, DVD in English
Paramount pictures; directed by Byron Haskin; produced by George Pal; screenplay by… 1953.

H.G. Wells' chilling story of the invasion of Earth by Martians. Mass evacuation begins in panic as nations unite in an effort to repel the aliens.
33. The wild bunch Video/Film, DVD in English
Warner Bros.-Seven Arts presents a Phil Feldman production ; screenplay by Walon Green… 1969.

The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West.
34. Winter's Bone Video/Film, DVD in English
Roadside Attractions, Anonymous Content and Winter's Bone Productions ; director, Debra… 2010.

Seventeen-year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails to find him, she and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and risking her life,…
35. Les yeux sans visage: Eyes without a face Video/Film, DVD in French
directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas… 2004.

A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident.