Angels, Vampires & Monsters
Angels, Vampires & Monsters

Angels, Vampires & Monsters

Lead Author(s): Dr. L.M. Rodriguez

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This books explores how films in the 20th and 21st centuries participate in the creation of a series of “Others” against which humans define and measure themselves.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION

THE GREAT DEPRESSION TO WWII

Chapter 2: Freaks (1932)

Chapter 3: A Matter of Life and Death (1946)

Chapter 4: It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

SECOND HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY

Chapter 5: Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Chapter 6: Blade Runner (1982)

Chapter 7: Interview with the Vampire (1994)

Chapter 8: Gods and Monsters (1998)

POST 9/11 AND BEYOND

Chapter 9: Batman Begins (2005)

Chapter 10: The Shape of Water (2017)

APPENDIX

The Greatest Gift (short story)