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Subject: antihero

Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair: neoliberalism in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul

  • Author:
  • Louis Ricci
  • Subjects:
  • allegory
  • antihero
  • Better Call Saul
  • Breaking Bad
  • cultural-economic theory
  • economy
  • global economic policy
  • identity
  • masculinity
  • neoconservatism
  • neofascism
  • neoliberalism
  • television
  • whiteness
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Has the superhero genre come full circle? Deadpool and Logan: an exploration into anti-heroes

  • Author:
  • Kai Eastop
  • Subjects:
  • antihero
  • character analysis
  • Deadpool
  • film
  • hero
  • Logan
  • postmodernist
  • superheroes
  • villain
  • Western
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

“Freely flows the blood of those who moralize”: Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd – victim of circumstance, opportunist of maniacal killer?

  • Author:
  • Alison Johnson-Smith
  • Subjects:
  • antihero
  • Brecht
  • character analysis
  • drama
  • film
  • homicide
  • horror
  • musicals
  • Sweeney Todd
  • Victorian
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Drama