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Vol 21, No 3 (2008)

Exploring Religion and Popular Film

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Special Issue: This issue was edited by Anton Karl Kozlovic

Table of Contents


Editorial: Exploring Religion and Popular Film PDF
Anton Karl Kozlovic 259-261


Moby-Dick:Encountering the Leviathan of God -- the Remake PDF
Larry J. Kreitzer 262-276
Re-visiting Denys Arcand’s Jesus of Montreal (1989): Metatextuality, Metaphor, Hermeneutics and Resurrection PDF
Lloyd Baugh 277-297
Playing with Paradigms: The Christ-figure Genre in Contemporary Film PDF
Adele Reinhartz 298-317
God in the Saddle: Silent Western Films as Protestant Sermons PDF
Terry Lindvall 318-344
From Holy Harlot to Passionate Penitent: Mary Magdalene in Cecil B. DeMille’s The King of Kings (1927) PDF
Anton Karl Kozlovic 345-365
Orientalism in Outer-space: The Ascendancy of Sanskrit Mantras in Hollywood Science Fiction Films and Soundtracks PDF
Scott Daniel Dunbar 366-385

Book Reviews

Douglas E. Cowan and David G. Bromley, Cults and New Religions: A Brief History. Blackwell, Oxford, 2008, pp. xii + 260, ISBN 978-1-4051-6128-2 (pbk). Review doi: 10.1558/arsr.v21i3.386 PDF
Carole M. Cusack 386
Deepak Sarma (ed.), Hinduism: A Reader. Blackwell, Oxford, 2008, pp. vii + 413, ISBN 9781405149907 (pbk). Review doi: 10.1558/arsr.v21i3.387 PDF
Heather Foster 387
Zhibin Xie, Religious Diversity and Public Religion in China. Ashgate, Aldershot, 2006, pp. 160, ISBN 0754656489 (hbk). Review doi: 10.1558/arsr.v21i3.388 PDF
Christopher Hartney 388

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