A Cinema of Loneliness by Robert Kolker

By Robert Kolker

An up-to-date and elevated model of this vintage examine of up to date American movie, the recent version of A Cinema of Loneliness reassesses the panorama of yankee cinema over the last decade, incorporating discussions of administrators like Judd Apatow and David Fincher whereas providing tests of the new, and every so often ultimate, paintings from the filmmakers--Penn, Scorsese, Stone, Altman, Kubrick--at the book's core.

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