America On Film

Author: Kenneth M. Cameron
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
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From the earliest flickering images of The Spirit of '76 (1905) through to Nixon, this book examines Hollywood's filming of American history, including biographies.

Hollywood And The American Historical Film

Author: J.E. Smyth
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 023035789X
Size: 38.14 MB
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This definitive interdisciplinary collection by leading scholars probes the theoretical and historical contexts of films made about the American past, from silent film to the present.

American History And Contemporary Hollywood Film

Author: Trevor B. McCrisken
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813536217
Size: 80.67 MB
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Bringing exciting new perspectives to how and why Hollywood has sought to repicture American history, this book offers analysis of more than twenty mainstream contemporary films, including The Patriot, Amistad, Glory, Ride with the Devil, ...

History By Hollywood

Author: Robert Brent Toplin
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252065361
Size: 72.80 MB
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Profiles eight films--including "Mississippi Burning," "Sergeant York," "Bonnie and Clyde," and "Norma Rae"--to reveal how they reimagine and recreate American history

American History American Film

Author: John E. O'Connor
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474281893
Size: 54.24 MB
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In this pioneering work, sixteen historians analyse individual films for deeper insight into US institutions, values and lifestyles.

American History Goes To The Movies

Author: W. Bryan Rommel Ruiz
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136845402
Size: 60.35 MB
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In American History Goes to the Movies, W. Bryan Rommel-Ruiz shows how popular representations of historic events shape the way audiences understand the history of the United States, including American representations of race and gender, ...

Hollywood S America

Author: Steven Mintz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118976495
Size: 11.46 MB
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Hollywood's America provides an important compilation of interpretive essays and primary documents that allows readers to read films as cultural artifacts within the contexts of actual past events.