The Hollywood Musical / Edition 2

The Hollywood Musical / Edition 2

by Jane Feuer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253207681

ISBN-13: 9780253207685

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... both fresh and informed, as well as a pleasure to read." —Film Quarterly

Since 1982, when this book first appeared, the Hollywood musical has undergone a rebirth, with the rise of teen musicals such as Dirty Dancing and Flashdance. In a chapter written especially for this second edition of her well-known study, Jane Feuer shows how this new development

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"... both fresh and informed, as well as a pleasure to read." —Film Quarterly

Since 1982, when this book first appeared, the Hollywood musical has undergone a rebirth, with the rise of teen musicals such as Dirty Dancing and Flashdance. In a chapter written especially for this second edition of her well-known study, Jane Feuer shows how this new development in the genre relates to important changes in the cinema audience itself. It is the text for the study of Hollywood musicals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253207685
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the First Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments

1. Mass Art as Fold Art
2. Spectators and Spectacles
3. The Celebration of Popular Song
4. Dream Worlds and Dream Stages
5. The History of the Hollywood Musical: Innovation as Conservation
6. A Postscript for the Nineties

Filmography

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