By Nigel Morris
A spouse to Steven Spielberg presents an authoritative assortment of essays exploring the achievements and legacy of 1 of the main influential movie administrators of the trendy era.
- Offers accomplished assurance of Spielberg’s directorial output, from early works together with Duel, The Sugarland Express, and Jaws, to contemporary films
- Explores Spielberg’s contribution to the advance of visible results and machine video games, in addition to the serious and renowned reception of his films
- Topics contain in-depth analyses of Spielberg’s issues, sort, and filming suggestions; advertisement and cultural value of the Spielberg ‘brand’ and his parallel profession as a manufacturer; and collaborative initiatives with artists and composers
- Brings jointly a world staff of popular students and emergent voices, balancing a number of views and demanding approaches
- Creates a well timed and illuminating source which recognizes the anomaly and complexity of Spielberg’s paintings, and displays its expanding value to movie scholarship
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