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Global Chinese cinema 1 edition

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Global Chinese cinema
the culture and politics of "Hero"
edited by Gary D. Rawnsley and Ming-Yeh T. Rawnsley.

Published 2010 by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Changing discourse of national identities and heroism. The political narrative(s) of Hero / GARY D. RAWNSLEY
Recycled heroes, invented tradition and transformed identity / YINGJIE GUO
The emperor and the assassin: China's national Hero and the myth of state origins / YIYAN WANG
The king, the musician and the village idiot: images of manhood / KAM LOUIE
Transformations of cultural perception, genre and stardom. Twenty-first century women warriors: variations on a traditional theme / LOUISE EDWARDS
On "Tian Xia (All under heaven)" in Zhang Yimou's Hero / XIZOMING CHEN and MING-YEH T. RAWNSLEY
Hero: rewriting the Chinese martial arts film genre / HAIZHOU WANG AND MING-YEH T. RAWNSLEY
"Would you rather spend more time making serious cinema?": Hero and Tony Leung's polysemic masculinity / MARK GALLAGHER
Fifteen minutes of fame: transient/transnational female stardom in Hero / OLIVIA KHOO
Local vs. global: deconstructing global Chinese blockbusters. Camp pleasure in an era of Chinese blockbusters: internet reception of Hero in mainland China / SABRINA QIONG YU
North American reception of Zhang Yimou's Hero / WENDY LARSON
Heroic music: from Hunan to Hollywood and back / KATY GOW
Visual effects magic: Hero's Sydney connection / MARY FARQUHAR
Towards a global blockbuster: the political economy of Hero's nationalism / ANTHONY FUNG AND JOSEPH M. CHAN.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Routledge media, culture and social change in Asia


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PN1997.Y4735 G56 2010

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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Internet Archive
9780415453158, 9780203859117
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