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Films of endearment : a mother, a son and the '80s films that defined us

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  • ISBN: 1335773797
  • ISBN: 9781335773791
  • ISBN: 9781335773791
  • ISBN: 1335773797
  • Physical Description: 282 pages ; 24 cm
    print
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Hanover Square Press, [2021]
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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-282).
Summary, etc.: Koresky's most formative memories were simple ones: A movie rental. A mug of tea. And a few shared hours with his mother. Now a successful film critic, he set out on a journey with his mother to discover more about their shared cinematic past. They rewatched ten films that she first introduced to him as a child, one from every year of the '80s, each featuring women leads. Together these films form the story of an era that Koresky argues should rightly be called "The Decade of the Actress." -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Koresky, Michael 1979-
Koresky, Michael 1979- Family
Mothers and sons Biography
Film critics United States Biography
Gay men United States Biography
Motion pictures History 20th century
Nineteen eighties
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
PERFORMING ARTS / Film / History & Criticism
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBTQ+
Nineteen eighties
Families
Film critics
Gay men
Mothers and sons
Motion pictures
United States
Genre: History.
Biographies.
Autobiographies.
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