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Movie-made America : a cultural history of American movies

Author: Robert Sklar
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, ©1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Sklar
ISBN: 0394721209 9780394721200
OCLC Number: 9523545
Description: vii, 340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Rise of movie culture: Birth of a mass medium --
Nickel madness --
Edison's trust and how it got busted --
D.W. Griffith and the forging of motion-picture art --
Movies in the age of mass culture: Hollywood and the dawning of the Aquarian age --
Silent film and the passionate life --
Chaos, magic, physical genius and the art of silent comedy --
Movie-made children --
House that Adolph Zukor built --
Mass culture in the age of movies: Moguls at bay and the censors' triumph --
Golden age of turbulence and the golden age of order --
Making of cultural myths: Walt Disney and Frank Capra --
Selling movies overseas --
Hollywood gold rush --
Decline of movie culture: Hollywood at war for America and at war with itself --
Disappearing audience and the television crisis --
Hollywood's collapse --
Future of movies.
Responsibility: Robert Sklar.

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