A reference book for film buffs as well as film studies students. It gives a chronological history of cinema and film with an analysis of the different genres of film, from westerns to sci-fi, Hitchcock to Tarantino. Techniques and effects are discussed and explained.

Film Studies 1998, Teach Yourself Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780340697689

Mass-market paperback

Film Studies 1998, NTC/Contemporary Publishing Company, Lincolnwood, IL

ISBN-13: 9780844202303

Trade paperback