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Early Paramount Studios

Author: E J Stephens, (Local historian); Michael Christaldi; Marc Wanamaker
Publisher: Charleston, South Carolina : Arcadia Publishing, [2013]
Series: Images of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For over 100 years, Paramount Pictures has been captivating movie and television audiences worldwide with its alluring imagery and compelling stories. Arising from the collective genius of Adolph Zukor, Jesse L. Lasky, and Cecil B. DeMille during the 1910s, Paramount Pictures is home to such enduring classics as Wings, Sunset Boulevard, The Ten Commandments, Love Story, The Godfather, the Indiana Jones series,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E J Stephens, (Local historian); Michael Christaldi; Marc Wanamaker
ISBN: 9781467130103 1467130109
OCLC Number: 847348825
Description: 127 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Pre-Paramount: 1912-1915 --
A new home: 1916-1929 --
Triumphs and trials: 1930-1939.
Series Title: Images of America.
Responsibility: E.J. Stephens, Michael Christaldi, Marc Wanamaker.

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For over 100 years, Paramount Pictures has been captivating movie and television audiences worldwide with its alluring imagery and compelling stories. Arising from the collective genius of Adolph Zukor, Jesse L. Lasky, and Cecil B. DeMille during the 1910s, Paramount Pictures is home to such enduring classics as Wings, Sunset Boulevard, The Ten Commandments, Love Story, The Godfather, the Indiana Jones series, Chinatown, Forrest Gump, Braveheart, Titanic, and Star Trek. Early Paramount Studios chronicles Paramount's origins, culminating in the creation and expansion of the lot at 5555 Melrose Avenue, the last major motion picture studio still in Hollywood.

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