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ERIC Number: EJ517703
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0724-4671
Cowboy Wonderland, History, and Myth: "It Ain't All That Different Than Real Life."
Simon, William G.; Spence, Louise
Journal of Film and Video, v47 n1-3 p67-81 Spr-Fall 1995
Explores the significance of Robert Altman's film "Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson." States that this film examines the western as a national myth and as a commercial entertainment form. Discusses questions about the moral authority of the hero and the consequences for Native Americans of western literature, art, drama, and film. (PA)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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