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Sopranos on the couch

analyzing television"s greatest series

by Maurice Yacowar

  • 210 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in New York, NY, London .
Written in English


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StatementMaurice Yacowar.
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LC ClassificationsPR
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22568350M
ISBN 100826415423

  The Sopranos Official Logo T-Shirt Black - The Sopranos: The Complete Book - The Sopranos Sessions: a collection of recaps, conversations, and. Professor Maurice Yacowar shared powerful, intelligent observations in his witty episode guide, The Sopranos on the Couch. But his book, like most critical works on The Sopranos, have a shortcoming: they were produced, for the most part, while the series was still airing. These publications do not have the benefit of hindsight or later reflection.

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Its language and themes have stretched the norms of commercial television, many characters and phrases having entered our everyday Sopranos on the Couch is the first book to provide a compact, lively, and authoritative examination of each episode and season - the themes, inside jokes, and allusions - thereby putting the series into a /5(6).

The Sopranos on the Couch is the first book to provide a compact, lively, and authoritative examination of each episode and season - the themes, inside jokes, and allusions - thereby putting the series into a broader cultural context.

If television programming is normally considered a wasteland, then The Sopranos may be thought of as a jungle. The book is also lavishly illustrated with wonderful photos of various sets, a superb short episode guide to each show, page-long descriptions on how each actor views the characters they play (Robert Iler wants to step outside of his character, Tony's son, A.J., "and smack myself in the face")/5(30).

Its language and themes have stretched the norms of commercial television, many characters and phrases having entered our everyday Sopranos on the Couch is the first book to provide a compact, lively, and authoritative examination of each episode and season - the themes, inside jokes, and allusions - thereby putting the series into a.

Finally under one cover, the incredible true story of the most notorious crime families in America -the Sopranos. Now, for the first time, people who know them best -family, friends, therapists, and the FBI -tell the inside story of Tony Soprano and his dual life.

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From the Sopranos` perspective make that "persecute." The opening episode also establishes the spectrum of parent-child tensions. Tony`s son, AJ. The Sopranos on the Couch: Analyzing Television's Greatest Series is a must-buy for every reader interested in contemporary American popular culture.

In an age when much film criticism has become almost unreadable -- or at least humorless -- Maurice Yacowar proves that a sharp mind and a critical eye can produce engaging, provocative, thought-provoking critical analysis without the dead weight Price: $   The Sopranos on the Couch is the first book to provide a compact, lively, and authoritative examination of each episode and season - the themes, inside jokes, and allusions - thereby putting the series into a broader cultural context.

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Why Was Tony Soprano Such a Welcome Guest in American Homes. In their new book, The Sopranos Sessions, we sat on the family couch and turned to.

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What people say: ".Lorraine Bracco (Italian: ; born October 2, ) is an American actress. She is best known for her performances as Karen Friedman Hill in the Martin Scorsese film Goodfellas, for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and as Dr.

Jennifer Melfi on the HBO series The SopranosBorn: October 2, (age 65), Brooklyn, New York, U.S. To coincide with the 20th anniversary of the series premiere, the critics Matt Zoller Seitz and Alan Sepinwall have published “The Sopranos Sessions,” a collection that includes episode recaps.