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Deacy, Christopher
Screening the afterlife : theology, eschatology, and film / by Christopher Deacy
London ; New York : Routledge, 2012
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 4th Floor  PN1995.9.D37 D43 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Death in motion pictures
Resurrection in motion pictures
Motion pictures -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Physical Description xii, 188 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-183) and index
Contents Mapping the afterlife in theology, eschatology and film -- Resurrection or Immortality?: The body and the soul in theology and film -- Near-Death Experiences and Mind-Dependent Worlds in theology and film -- Towards a Cinematic Realized Eschatology: The Afterlife as Now -- Heaven and the New Jerusalem as a Place on Earth: Case studies of Working Girl and The Shawshank Redemption -- Punishment or Rehabilitation?: Competing perspectives on Hell in theology and film -- Conclusion: Using film to revisit eschatology

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