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Hollywood under siege : Martin Scorsese, the religious right, and the culture wars

Verfasser/in: Thomas R Lindlof
Verlag: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2008.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"In 1988, director Martin Scorsese fulfilled his lifelong dream of making a film about Jesus Christ. Rather than celebrating the film as a statement of faith, churches and religious leaders immediately went on the attack, alleging blasphemy. At the height of the controversy, thousands of phone calls a day flooded the Universal Pictures switchboard, and before the year was out, more than three million mailings  Weiterlesen…
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Name: Martin Scorsese; Martin Scorsese
Medientyp: Amtliche Veröffentlichung, Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: Thomas R Lindlof
ISBN: 9780813125176 0813125170
OCLC-Nummer: 209662215
Beschreibung: xi, 394 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Inhalt: Dying dangerously --
Paramount --
Universal --
Morocco --
Fevers under the veil --
Summer of the locust --
Teeth bared, knuckles white --
The big wind-up --
Trouble in flyover country --
Scorched earth blues.
Verfasserangabe: Thomas R. Lindlof.
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In the late 1980s, the major conservative Christian groups suffered a series of public setbacks. This book asserts that the Christian right realigned itself and tried to solidify its self-appointed  Weiterlesen…

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