America On Film

Author: Kenneth M. Cameron
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group
ISBN:
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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: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 023035789X
Size: 32.63 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: Capstone
ISBN: 9780748614905
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Hollywood has a growing fascination with America's past. This book offers an analysis of how and why contemporary Hollywood films have sought to mediate American history.

American History Goes To The Movies

Author: W. Bryan Rommel Ruiz
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136845402
Size: 48.28 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, ...

American History American Film

Author: John E. O'Connor
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474281907
Size: 62.55 MB
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In this pioneering work, sixteen historians analyse individual films for deeper insight into US institutions, values and lifestyles.

Hollywood S West

Author: Peter C. Rollins
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813138558
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This volume examines classic Western films and programs that span nearly a century, from Cimarron (1931) to Turner Network Television's recent made-for-TV movies.

History By Hollywood

Author: Robert Brent Toplin
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252065361
Size: 14.82 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

Reconstructing American Historical Cinema

Author: J.E. Smyth
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813137284
Size: 49.89 MB
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Reconstructing American Historical Cinema uncovers Hollywood's diverse and conflicted attitudes toward American history. This text is a fundamental challenge the prevailing scholarship in film, history, and cultural studies.