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Heavenly Bodies; Film Stars and Society

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Dyer's illuminating study is based around case studies of three major stars: Marilyn Monroe, Paul Robeson and Judy Garland. He draws on a wide range of sources, including the films in which each star appeared, to illustrate how each star's persona was constructed, and goes on to examine each within the context of particular issues in fan culture and stardom.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415310277
Author:
Dyer, Richard
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Dyer Richard
Location:
London
Subject:
Mass Media - Electronics Media
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Motion picture actors and actresses
Subject:
Fame
Subject:
Media Studies - Electronic Media
Subject:
Motion pictures -- Social aspects.
Subject:
Sociology-Media
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
no. 314.
Publication Date:
20031231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9.20x6.32x.49 in. 1.08 lbs.

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