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From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies

From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies

by Molly Haskell

Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226318851
Pages: 444
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 12 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-24
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For this edition of her classic study of the feminine role in film, Molly Haskell has written a new chapter addressing recent developments in the appearance and perception of women in the movies. "An incisive, exceedingly thoughtful look at the distorted lens through which Hollywood has historically viewed women. It is a valuable contribution not just of film criticism but to a society in which the vital role of women is just beginning to emerge."—Christian Science Monitor "Haskell is interested in women—how they are used in movies, how they use movies, and how the parts they play function as projections and verifications of our myths about ...