Happy Endings in Hollywood Cinema
Cliché, Convention and the Final Couple
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Edinburgh University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $120.00|
| Book Description: |
This wide-ranging investigation probes traditional associations between the 'happy ending' and homogeneity, closure, 'unrealism', and ideological conservatism, testing widespread assumptions against the evidence offered by a range of classical and contemporary films.