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CELLULOID MIRRORS is an exciting new survey of major developments in American filmmaking since 1945. Coverage includes changes in film content, alterations in the business structure of Hollywood, shifts in theater design, the impact of television, and Hollywood's enduring mystique. This supplement is appropriate for a variety of courses, including American History Survey courses, Modern America History courses, American Cultural History, Film History, and Popular Culture.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-242) and index.

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. The Decline of the Big Studios. 2. A Search for New Markets. 3. Tangles of Conglomerates. 4. Popular Culture to Counterculture and Back. 5. Movie Palaces, Shopping Malls, and Multiplexes. 6. Return to Entertainment. 7. The Small Screen. 8. Hollywoods Enduring Mystique. Bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780155015685
Author:
Davis, Ronald L.
Author:
Davis
Author:
Davis, Ronald L.(Ronald L. Davis)
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Location:
Fort Worth, TX :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Mass Media - Electronics Media
Subject:
Film - History & Criticism
Subject:
Performing arts
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Stage and screen
Subject:
Television programs
Subject:
Television broadcasting
Subject:
Television broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.
Subject:
Film & Video - History & Criticism
Subject:
Media Studies - Electronic Media
Subject:
General History
Subject:
Motion pictures -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Television programs -- Social aspects.
Subject:
Film and Television-History and Criticism
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Copyright:
Series:
Harbrace Books on America Since 1945
Series Volume:
GTR-158
Publication Date:
January 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.26x5.54x.39 in. .61 lbs.

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