In Michael Curtiz’s
(1942), the “voice of God” narrator’s explanation of
historical context is
All of the above: a nondiegetic element, story information, background information,
In John Ford’s
(1939), the characters Dallas, Ringo, Hatfield, Peacock, Gatewood,
Dr. Boone, and Lucy are
Major and Round
What makes experimental films “experimental”?
They push the boundaries of what most people think the movies are or should be.
Which statement(s) characterize(s) films of the war genre?
All of the above: 1-they include subgenres such as the antiwar film, the wartime
romance, and the wartime suspense comedy, 2-the war can be the major action of the film,
3-the war can be the background for the action of the film
The categoriation of fictin films is
Which genre incorporates real-life events that build to powerful climaxes, contains stereotypical
characters, and illustrates exaggerated physical and emotional behavior, while usually focusing
on family, personal, moral, ethnic, racial, cultural, or “women’s” issues?
According to the chapter, what broad genre encompasses the following films: Stanley Kubrick’s
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
(1964), Billy Wilder’s
Some Like It Hot
(1959), Mel Brook’s
(1968), Woody Allen’s