Film remakes and franchises
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Film remakes and franchises by Daniel Herbert

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Published .
Written in English


  • Film remakes,
  • History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-144) and index.

StatementDaniel Herbert
SeriesQuick takes : movies and popular culture, Quick takes
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.R45 H43 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 163 pages
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26953170M
ISBN 10081359006X, 0813579414
ISBN 109780813590066, 9780813579412
LC Control Number2017011520

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