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Thinking on screen : film as philosophy

An accessible and thought-provoking examination of the way films raise and explore complex philosophical ideas
Print Book, English, 2007
Routledge, London, 2007
ix, 164 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780415774314, 9780203030622, 9780415774307, 0415774314, 0415774306, 0203030621
Can philosophy be screened?
Are there limits to film's philosophical capabilities?
Illustrating a philosophical theory : Modern times
A skeptical thought experiment : The matrix
Arguing against utilitarianism : Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind
Moral intelligence and the limits of loyalty : The third man
Foregrounding the background : Empire and The flicker
The nature of cinematic philosophy