Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Film and Media Studies
CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
20742 FMS 259 THE DETECTIVE FILM Summer 2015 4.0 Open
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
Total Cap     
No Cap
Class Info: JUNE 29 - JULY 27
Cross Listed: ENG 259 (P), FMS 259
Instructors: GRELLA G
Description: The course will cover a range of films devoted to mystery and detection, a rich and significant genre. We will screen and discuss classic British mysteries, hard-boiled American detective movies, and police films, examining the meanings and development of the various forms. We will discuss such films as "Murder on the Orient Express," "The Maltese Falcon," "Chinatown," "The French Connection," and "Dirty Harry" among others.
Clusters: H1ENG008, H1ENG016
Offered: Fall Spring Summer