Comedy Is A Man in Trouble

Comedy Is A Man in Trouble

Slapstick in American Movies

eBook - 2000
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Comedy Is a Man in Trouble presents a lively, accessible, and lavishly illustrated look at a form of comedy that has been expanded and refashioned in film by everyone from W. C. Fields and Marion Davies to Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant. Here is not only an amusing look at film comedy history, but an insight into the human condition and what causes us to laugh.
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2000]
Copyright Date: ©2000
ISBN: 9780816691975
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 270 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates :) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Project Muse


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