Publisher: Scarecrow Press (August 3, 2009)
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For greater than forty years, Ken Russell has directed the most provocative, debatable, and remarkable motion pictures in British cinema, together with girls in Love, The song enthusiasts, Tommy, and adjusted States. during this anthology, Kevin Flanagan has compiled essays that concurrently position Russell's movies inside of numerous educational contexts-gender reviews, Victorian stories, and cultural criticism-on the only hand and extend the foundational heritage of Russell's occupation at the different. Ken Russell: Re-Viewing England's final Mannerist recontextualizes the director's paintings in mild of recent ways to movie stories and corrects or amends earlier scholarship.This assortment tackles Russell's mainstream successes (Tommy, Altered States) and his seldom-seen masterpieces (The Debussy movie, Mahler), in addition to his severe flops (Salome's final Dance, girl Chatterley's Lover). The ebook additionally comprises info on Russell's so much vague tv movies, insights on his debatable movies of the Seventies, and a brand new attention of Russell's occupation in mild of his fresh go back to novice filmmaking. Representing an important collaboration between students, Ken Russell: Re-Viewing England's final Mannerist displays a newly revived curiosity within the paintings of this crucial filmmaker.