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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date July 3, 2013
Pages 550
Binding Paperback
Edition 13 pck unb
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780205944514
ISBN-10 0205944515
Dimensions 1 by 7.75 by 9.75 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Original list price $155.47
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A readable, accessible introduction to film

 

Understanding Movies provides valuable insight into how movies communicate and convey meaning to their audiences through a unique network of language systems and techniques. In a readable, accessible, and sometimes humorous manner, Understanding Movies engages students in the fascinating language of film and helps further their appreciation and understanding of why and how movie watchers respond as they do to different films.

 

Organized around elements of film, the thirteenth edition of this market leading text provides students with a new way of looking at films that are familiar to them through contemporary coverage and a visually engaging presentation.

 

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand film as an industry
  • Discuss the impact of technology on the film industry

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Paperback
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13 pck unb edition from Prentice Hall (July 3, 2013)
9780205944514 | details & prices | 550 pages | 7.75 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $155.47
About: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
13 edition from Prentice Hall (June 26, 2013)
9780205856169 | details & prices | 550 pages | 7.75 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $146.80
About: A readable, accessible introduction to film   Understanding Movies provides valuable insight into how movies communicate and convey meaning to their audiences through a unique network of language systems and techniques.
12 edition from Prentice Hall (January 21, 2010)
9780205737543 | details & prices | 546 pages | 8.25 × 10.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.25 lbs | List price $120.20
About:   Updated in a new 12th edition , this book is organized around the elements of film and provides readers valuable insight into how movies communicate and convey meaning to their audiences.
11 pap/cdr edition from Allyn & Bacon (June 30, 2007)
9780132347396 | details & prices | 611 pages | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $105.73
About: College-level text that details cinema and film.
11 edition from Prentice Hall (February 8, 2007)
9780132336994 | details & prices | 611 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $104.40
About: Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning.
10 pck edition from Prentice Hall (July 12, 2005)
9780132214728 | details & prices | 579 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.15 lbs | List price $92.80
About: Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning.
Pck edition from Prentice Hall (January 1, 2005)
9780131603363 | details & prices | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $74.40
About: Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning.
With Melissa Payton | 10 pck edition from Prentice Hall (August 5, 2004)
9780131674103 | details & prices | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $92.80
10th edition from Prentice Hall (March 24, 2004)
9780131890985 | details & prices | 579 pages | 7.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $92.80
About: Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning.
10 pck edition from Prentice Hall (January 31, 2004)
9780131605992 | details & prices | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $92.80
About: Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning.
10th edition from Prentice Hall (January 31, 2004)
9789990076004 | details & prices | 7.50 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $0.02
9 pck edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9780130726827 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.35 lbs | List price $61.33
About: Designed to help movie watchers analyze films with precision and technical sophistication, this book focuses on formalism—how the forms of the film (e.
from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9780130408136 | details & prices | 556 pages | 7.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $67.20
About: Designed to help movie watchers analyze films with precision and technical sophistication, this book focuses on formalism—how the forms of the film (e.
9 pap/cdr edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9780130786067 | details & prices | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $67.20
9 edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9789990002386 | details & prices | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $0.02
9 edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9789990002423 | details & prices | List price $0.02
9 edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2001)
9789990002430 | details & prices | 7.50 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $0.02
2 edition from Prentice Hall of Canada Ltd (August 1, 2000)
9780130273864 | details & prices | List price $60.95
8 pap/vhs edition from Prentice Hall (April 1, 1999)
9780130255792 | details & prices | 7.50 × 9.25 × 2.00 in. | 2.25 lbs | List price $56.00
8 sub edition from Prentice Hall (July 1, 1998)
9780136465638 | details & prices | 527 pages | 7.25 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $56.00
About: An introduction to the art of the film which shows how to analyze any film by using various analytical methods outlined in the book.
With Natsuki Takaya | 7th edition from Prentice Hall (December 1, 1995)
9780131908369 | details & prices | 527 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $49.00
This edition also contains Fruits Basket 9, Fruits Basket 9, Fruits Basket 9
With Amy Clarke Moore | 6th edition from Prentice Hall (January 1, 1993)
9780139537950 | details & prices | 7.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $34.00
This edition also contains All New Homespun Handknit: 25 Small Projects to Knit With Handspun Yarn

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