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Arthurian Legends on Film and Television
Language: un
Pages: 341
Authors: Bert Olton
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub

Summarizes and analyzes media interpretations of the Arthurian legend, from "The Sword and the Stone" to such parodies as "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" to films containing Arthurian themes, including the "Star Wars" movies.
Adapting the Arthurian Legends for Children
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Barbara Tepa Lupack
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-02 - Publisher: Springer

For centuries, the Arthurian legends have fascinated and inspired countless writers, artists, and readers, many of whom first became acquainted with the story as youngsters. From the numerous retellings of Malory and versions of Tennyson for young people to the host of illustrated volumes to which the Arthurian Revival gave
Arthurian Animation
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Michael N. Salda
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-30 - Publisher: McFarland

This is an exploration of the potent blend of Arthurian legend, cartoon animation, and cultural and artistic trends from 1933 to the present. In more than 170 theatrical and televised short cartoons, televised series and specials, and feature-length films from The Sword in the Stone to Shrek the Third—all covered
Cinema Arthuriana
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Kevin J. Harty
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: McFarland

The legends of King Arthur have not only endured for centuries, but also flourished in constant retellings and new stories built around the central themes. With the coming of motion pictures, Arthur was destined to hit the screen. This edition of Cinema Arthuriana, revised in 2002, presents 20 essays on
BFI Film and Television Handbook 2002
Language: en
Pages: 443
Authors: Eddie Dyja
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-11-01 - Publisher: British Film Institute

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