Huma Exam 1Study Guide - QUIZ KEY POINTS Golden Age of Comic Book Filmmaking-Burke-Golden Age is 2000-2009-Fault-line Stories address awkward unresolved

Huma Exam 1Study Guide - QUIZ KEY POINTS Golden Age of...

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QUIZ KEY POINTS “Golden Age of Comic Book Filmmaking” -Burke -Golden Age is 2000-2009 -Fault-line Stories : address awkward unresolved issues; question plausibility -Even split b/n audience members over & under age 25 ○Even split b/n gender of audience members ○Evidence9/11 events led to booming comic book movies -Bullet time : slow motion technique; camera appears to move around near-frozen object -Evidence franchise opportunities & pre-existing fan base contribute to film success ○Franchise can tap into serial nature without diminishing returns ○Pre-existing merchandise surrounding characters ○Ret-conning in comics transferred to reboots of films -Graphic novels in mainstream bookstores > specialty comic shops showed growing respectability "What Makes Superman So Darned American" – Engle
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