This book compiles research from such varied disciplines as psychology, economics, sociology business, and communications to find the best empirical research being done on the movies, based on perspectives that many filmgoers have never considered.Box Office Impact. ... One possible answer is simple: Longer films cost more to make (Simonton, 2005b, 2009a). ... Hurt Locker (131 minutes), Slumdog Millionaire (120 minutes), No Countryfor OldMen (122 minutes), The Departed ( 151 minutes), Crash (113 minutes), ... Only in acting did the film fail to pick up a major honor.
|Title||:||The Social Science of Cinema|
|Author||:||James C. Kaufman, Dean Keith Simonton|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2014-01|