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Kirtland Community College Library PN 1993.5 .U6 D43 2016 30775305505886 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780199943548
  • ISBN: 0199943540
  • Physical Description: print
    144 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-134) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Five Theses on the History of Hollywood -- 1. Before Hollywood -- 2. The Studio System -- 3. Sound and the Production Code -- 4. Hollywood at War -- 5. The Blacklist and the Cold War -- 6. The New Hollywood -- 7. Home Video and Indiewood -- 8. Digital Cinema and the Internet.
Summary, etc.: "Peter Decherney tells the story of Hollywood, from its nineteenth-century origins to the emergence of internet media empires. Using well-known movies, stars, and directors, the book shows that the elements we take to be a natural part of the Hollywood experience--stars, genre-driven storytelling, blockbuster franchises, etc.--are the product of cultural, political, and commercial forces"--
Subject: Motion picture industry California Los Angeles History
Motion pictures California Los Angeles History
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