The Asian Renovation of Biracial Buddy Action: Negotiating Globalization in the Millennial Hollywood Cop Action Film
DOI: 10.1080/01956051.2011.636394
Title: The Asian Renovation of Biracial Buddy Action: Negotiating Globalization in the Millennial Hollywood Cop Action Film
Journal Title: Journal of Popular Film and Television
Volume: Volume 40
Issue: Issue 2
Publication Date: May 2012
Start Page: 83
End Page: 93
Published online: 24 May 2012
ISSN: 0195-6051
Affiliations:
a Wilfrid Laurier University , Canada
Abstract: This article explores how issues of racial otherness are negotiated in the millennial Buddy cop film. It also shows how Hollywood's adoption of Hong Kong action stars and action cinema conventions has renovated the American genre of the cop action film for the new millennium with myths of transnational cooperation.
Accepted: 21 Sep 2011

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