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Mas! Cine Mexicano: Sensational Mexican Movie Posters 1957 - 1990 Cover Image
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Comedy, tragedy, scandal, and social issues collide in this sensational collection of Mexican film posters from the late 1950s to early 1990s, a dynamic and volatile period in Mexican cinema. Culling more than 150 of the most colorful and sometimes unbelievable posters of the eraa riot of monsters; wrestlers; smugglers; cops; criminals; and mujeres, mujeres, mujeresauthor Rogelio Agrasnchez Jr. also contributes an illuminating bilingual essay discussing the posters' creation, the role of cinema in Mexican popular culture, and the ups and downs of its film industry. Equally engaging as a stand-alone volume or as a complement to the author's Cine Mexicano, this entertaining new collectionwill delight fans of international cinema.

About the Author


Rogelio Agrasánchez Jr. is the author of Cine Mexicano: Posters from the Golden Age 1936-1956. He lives in Harlingen, Texas.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780811854498
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: April 5th, 2007
Pages: 132