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Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids
Alison Macor

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Chainsaws, slackers, and spy kids
thirty years of filmmaking in Austin, Texas
Alison Macor.

Published 2010 by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Hippies and the cowboys all looked alike
Living nightmare: Tobe Hooper and the Texas chainsaw massacre
Eagle Pennell and the rise of regional filmmaking
Made in Austin: the Austin chronicle and red headed stranger
Slacker: the least auteur film ever made
Mariachi kid: Robert Rodriguez and el mariachi
Reluctant quarterback: Richard Linklater and dazed and confused
Winning the battle, losing the war: the Newton boys
Company man: Tim Mccanlies and dancer, Texas pop
Office space: the making of a cult classic
Rebel with or without a crew: Robert Rodriguez and spy kids
Outside the system, inside the system.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PN1993.5.U78 M33 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
9780292706057, 9780292722439
LC Control Number
Library Thing
7349599 7349598

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