Film takes: rhetorical appreciations of popular politics (Featuring 2001, Blade runner, 1984, and The matrix) -- Politics in conventions: conspiracy as a cinematic trope for system (Featuring Bob Roberts, From hell, and Three kings) -- Politics in subtexts: horror movies as facing political evils in everyday life (Featuring Phone booth, The ring, and The Mothman prophecies) -- Politics in innovation: fractal films as new rhetorics for nonlinear politics (Featuring Babel, Crash, and Cloud atlas -- Emotion and empathy: from sins and pains to bodies and deeds in horror movies (Featuring The passion of the Christ and Se7en) -- Character and community: from contracts to contacts in science-fiction films (Featuring Contact and Close encounters of the third kind) -- Atmosphere and argument: from vicarious to virtual experience in war movies (Featuring Apocalypse now, Platoon, Saving Private Ryan, and The thin red line) -- Movies prefigure politics: how thrillers anticipated terrorist attacks on America (Featuring The siege, The peacemaker, and Patriot games) -- Movies disfigure politics: how vampire hunters pursued the war on terror (Featuring Blade and Bram Stoker's Dracula) -- Movies configure politics: how horror, dystopia, thriller, and noir shape terrorism (Featuring Fight club, Spy game, and Swordfish) -- Conclusion: Political styles in popular movies (Featuring Elysium, In time, Upside down, and The hunger games).
Politik i filmen (sao)
Film och samhälle (sao)
Politics in motion pictures. (LCSH)
Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- United States. (LCSH)