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Author Shail, Andrew

Title Back to the Future
Published Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
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Description 1 online resource
Series BFI film classics
BFI film classics.
Contents Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1 'You're gonna see some serious shit': New New Hollywood in Action; 2 The 1950s and Teen Culture; 3 The 1950s Imagined in the 1980s; 4 Film and Time; Conclusion: 'Your kids are gonna love it'; Notes; Credits
Summary This compelling study places 'Back to the Future' in the context of Reaganite America, discusses Robert Zemeckis's film-making technique and its relationship to the 'New New Hollywood', €explores€the film's€attitudes to teen culture of the 1950s and 1980s and€its representation of science, atomic power€and time travel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Back to the future (Motion picture)
Back to the future (Motion picture)
Back to the future
Performing Arts.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1844575594