Player, The: Smartstudy English Text Guide Smartstudy Guide

Player, The: Smartstudy English Text Guide Smartstudy Guide

By: Ferrari, Christine

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The smartstudy English guide to The Player is an in-depth aid to understanding the context, characters and themes of Robert Altman’s entertaining arthouse film. A mixture of genres, from mystery thriller to comedy romance, The Player satirises the ultra-commercial film industry. It is a witty, amusing and engaging expose of the hypocrisy of Hollywood.

Key Features:
notes about the author/director/poet/playwright
an overview of the historical and cultural context
chapter/scene/story summaries
character profiles
analysis of themes and genres
critical perspectives of the text
key quotations
focus questions in each section
marginal notes explaining key passages, ideas, terms and characters
a guide to planning and writing an essay
a sample essay with annotations
further exam-style essay questions
a bibliography and further reading section (ISBN: 9781864780260 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 275)

Title: Player, The: Smartstudy English Text Guide Smartstudy Guide

Author Name: Ferrari, Christine

Categories: VCE text guides,

Publisher: Australia, National Educational Advancement Programs (NEAP): 28/Nov/2000

ISBN Number: 1864780266

ISBN Number 13: 9781864780260

Seller ID: 275