CinemaScope Two: 20th Century-Fox

CinemaScope Two: 20th Century-Fox

by John Reid
     
 

If it were not for the vision and enterprise of Darryl F. Zanuck and 20th Century-Fox, chances are none of us would be enjoying widescreen films today. Instead, we'd still be watching movies and TV on the same postage-stamp screen that became standard when movies began to talk in 1927. This survey of Fox's contributions to the CinemaScope Revolution which that studio…  See more details below

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If it were not for the vision and enterprise of Darryl F. Zanuck and 20th Century-Fox, chances are none of us would be enjoying widescreen films today. Instead, we'd still be watching movies and TV on the same postage-stamp screen that became standard when movies began to talk in 1927. This survey of Fox's contributions to the CinemaScope Revolution which that studio started back in 1953, examines no less than 140 key films (with extensive cast and technical credits, plus release details and other background information, including prizes and awards).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411622487
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
02/28/2005
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.55(d)

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