The Movies: A Short History / Edition 1

The Movies: A Short History / Edition 1

by Gerald Mast, Bruce F. Kawin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205196705

ISBN-13: 9780205196708

Pub. Date: 03/21/1996

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205196708
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/21/1996
Edition description:
Rev. and updated
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
7.49(w) x 9.14(h) x 1.12(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introductory Assumptions1
Ch. 2Birth9
Ch. 3Film Narrative, Commercial Expansion29
Ch. 4Griffith54
Ch. 5Mack Sennett and the Chaplin Shorts87
Ch. 6Movie Czars and Movie Stars104
Ch. 7The German Golden Age150
Ch. 8Soviet Montage175
Ch. 9Sound202
Ch. 10France between the Wars216
Ch. 11The American Studio Years: 1930-45243
Ch. 12Hollywood in Transition: 1946-65295
Ch. 13Neorealism and the New Wave338
Ch. 14Emerging National Traditions 1: 1945-396
Ch. 15Hollywood Renaissance: 1964-76461
Ch. 16Emerging National Traditions 2: 1968-501
Ch. 17The Return of the Myths: 1977-547
Appendix: For Further Reading and Viewing611
Distributions662
Glossary665
Acknowledgments679
Index681

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