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Mad, Bad and Dangerous?

The Scientist and the Cinema

by Christopher Frayling

  • 352 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Reaktion Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Film And Society,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Scientists in motion pictures,
  • Social aspects,
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in motion pictures

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8631435M
    ISBN 101861892551
    ISBN 109781861892553

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