Celluloid Mirrors: Hollywood and American Society Since 1945 / Edition 1

Celluloid Mirrors: Hollywood and American Society Since 1945 / Edition 1

by Ronald L. Davis, Davis
     
 


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… See more details below

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155015685
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/02/1996
Series:
Harbrace Books on America since 1945
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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. Hollywood''''s Enduring Mystique. Bibliography.

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