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The movies / by Richard Griffith and Arthur Mayer ; with the assistance of Eileen Bowser.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at J.N. Desmarais Library.

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J.N. Desmarais Library PN 1993.5 U6 G78 1970 30007008921800 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

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  • ISBN: 067120680X
  • ISBN: 9780671206802
  • Physical Description: xv, 494 p. : ill., ports. ; 32 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon and Schuster, 1970.

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Formatted Contents Note: The nickelodeon age -- The development of narrative -- The star system -- The movie family -- Comedy -- Serials -- Westerns -- Fights -- The world before your eyes -- World War I -- The greatest showman on earth -- Latin lovers -- Ruritania -- Comedy in the 1920s -- Westerns -- War in retrospect -- The big clean-up -- But flaming youth flamed on -- Screen art -- Stars of the twenties -- "Hollywood is a state of mind" -- The talkie revolution -- The gangster film -- The confession film -- Topical films -- Decency -- Sweetness and light -- Comedy and comedians -- Return to spectacle -- The message pictures -- Westerns of the thirties -- Stars of the 1930s -- Hollywood in the thirties -- Interlude -- World War II -- "Mature" films -- Old reliables -- Stars of the 1940s and 1950s -- Hollywood today -- Independence -- A new generation of American directors -- International film-making -- Blockbusters -- New styles -- Stars of the 1960s -- The way we live now.
Subject: Motion pictures > United States > History.

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