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American Cinema of the 1970s: Themes and Variations (Screen Decades: American Culture / American Cinema)

by Lester D. Friedman

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • History,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Plots, themes, etc,
  • United States,
  • Cinema/Film: Book

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026278M
    ISBN 100813540224
    ISBN 109780813540221

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At the start of the decade, Hollywood - shaking off the Depression - launched an unprecedented wave of production, generating some of its most memorable classics, including Citizen Kane, Rebecca, The Lady Eve, Sergeant York, and How Green Was My Valley.

Hollywood then joined the national war effort with a vengeance. American Cinema of the s: Themes and Variations offers a concise and astute overview of key films of the period in the contexts of their times.

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