Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
From the earliest days of public outrage over "indecent" nickelodeon shows, Americans have worried about the power of the movies. The eleven essays in this book examine nearly a century of struggle over cinematic representations of sex, crime, violence, religion, race, and ethnicity, revealing that the effort to regulate the
Authors: Toby Miller, Nitin Govil, John McMurria, Richard Maxwell, Ting Wang
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-27 - Publisher: British Film Institute
Substantially revised and updated, this book highlights how Hollywood has transformed itself to attain ever global clout and reach and the material factors underlining Hollywood's apparent artistic success. Takes into consideration recent events affecting Hollywood such as 9/11, US foreign policy and developments in consumer technology.