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Title ReFocus : the films of Budd Boetticher / edited by Gary D. Rhodes and Robert Singer.
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2017]
©2017

Series ReFocus: the American directors series.
ReFocus, the American directors series.
Subject Boetticher, Budd, 1916-2001 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Alt Name Rhodes, Gary Don, 1972-
Singer, Robert, 1953 May 30-
Description 1 online resource (x, 246 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary One of the most important yet overlooked of Hollywood auteurs, Budd Boetticher was responsible for a number of classic films, including his famous ‘Ranown’ series of westerns starring Randolph Scott. With influential figures like Martin Scorsese and Clint Eastwood acknowledging Boetticher’s influence, and with growing academic interest in his work, Gary D. Rhodes and Robert Singer present a vital collection of essays on the director’s long career, from a range of international scholars. Looking at celebrated films like 'Buchanan Rides Alone' (1958) and 'Comanche Station' (1960), as well as at lesser-known works like 'Escape in the Fog' (1945) and 'Behind Locked Doors' (1948), this book also addresses Boetticher’s influential television work on the James Garner series 'Maverick', and Boetticher’s continuing aesthetic influence on contemporary TV classics like 'Breaking Bad'.
ISBN 9781474419048 (electronic bk.)
1474419046 (electronic bk.)
9781474419031
1474419038
OCLC # 981616393
Additional Format Print version: 9781474419031 1474419038 (OCoLC)957140117.