Lisa Morton

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The Cinema of Tsui Hark, published by McFarland and Co. publishers in fall of 2001 (reissued in 2009 in trade paperback). A complete critical overview of the works of the ultimate Hong Kong auteur, emphasizing such seminal films as Peking Opera Blues, Once Upon a Time in China and A Chinese Ghost Story. Includes extensive  [ Read More ]

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Savage Detours: The Life and Work of Ann Savage, published by McFarland in March 2010. This is the first book-length study of the career and life of Ann Savage, whose performance in Detour earned her a place in Time Magazine‚Äôs list of the top 10 greatest movie villains. The biography covers her abused childhood and  [ Read More ]

Categories: Film Bios