John Woo's Bullet in the Head

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Hong Kong University Press, 2009 - Performing Arts - 128 pages
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This 1990 film is quite different from the previous two John Woo films profiled by NHKC books - A Better Tomorrow and The Killer - being a more ambitious geopolitical drama that has been compared with The Deer Hunter and Apocalypse Now. Some critics (and

  

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Contents

1 The Apocalyptic Moment of Bullet in the Head
1
2 Bullet in the Head
23
3 Aftermath
99
Appendix
109
Notes
113
Credits
127
Filmography
129
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Tony Williams is Professor and Area Head of Film Studies in the Department of English at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

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