Unformatted text preview: King Kong (33) and why? 2. What distinguishes the Frankfurt School from other approaches; how is it innovative; describe its two major positions on "mass culture." 3. Define structuralism--distinguish it from other theories (which influenced it?). 4. How does study of genre advance from the more negative Frankfurt School view of genre? 5. Describe 3 ways in which Dino De Laurentiis’s biography lends itself to re-making King Kong ; what made ’76 the perfect moment to re-make Kong ? OR Why does Stam compare auteurism to a “cult”; how do American critics revise the French approach?...
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- Spring '08
- Popular culture studies, King Kong, Dr. Clifford Manlove, Dino De Laurentiis, State Greater Allegheny, 4-6 complete sentences