Movies of the 90s
by Juergen Mueller
Publisher's Description
TASCHEN goes to Hollywood, Hong Kong, Cinécittà, Babelsberg & Bollywood Hey, did you realize you were making history when you went to see The Blair Witch Project, one of the most profitable movies ever made? Do you know what it took to recreate the sinking of the Titanic, what a jump cut is, or who the leading box office stars of the 90s are? These are just a few of the countless things you'll learn in this new book dedicated to the last ten years of celluloid history. With a total of 140 movies covering the years 1991 to 2000, this guide takes you from The Silence of the Lambs to Shall We Dance? to Magnolia, covering a wide range of genres, budgets, and cultures, and revealing details from behind the scenes. Packed full of photos and film stills, Movies of the 90s is an opulent factbook that any self-respecting moviegoer shouldn't be without. Features: four to ten pages for each film, including lots of illustrations, cast/crew credits, and a summary of the film describing the genre, history, filming, facts, budget, box office, etc. List of Academy and film festival awards Bloopers, trivia, memorable lines, gossip Actor, director, subject, and title indexes The editor: Jürgen Müller, born 1961, studied art history in Bochum, Paris, Pisa and Amsterdam. He has worked as an art critic, a curator of numerous exhibitions, a visiting professor at various universities, and has published books and numerous articles on topics dealing with the history of art and the cinema. He currently teaches cinema history in Paris (Sorbonne Nouvelle) and lives in Hamburg and Paris.
ISBN: 3822858781
Publisher: Taschen
Paperback : 168 pages
Language: English
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