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Spectacle of the Real From Hollywood to `Reality" TV and Beyond by Geoff King

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Published by Intellect Ltd .
Written in English


  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Reality television programs,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Television - History & Criticism,
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001,
  • Television - General,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Press coverage,
  • Realism in motion pictures

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8920198M
ISBN 101841501204
ISBN 109781841501208

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