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American Cinema of the 1940s: Themes And Variations (Screen Decades: American Culture/American Cinema)

by Wheeler Winston Dixon

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Radio - History & Criticism,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Performing Arts,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Social aspects,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8026178M
    ISBN 100813537002
    ISBN 109780813537009

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    In ten original essays, American Cinema of the s examines the film industry's continued growth and prosperity while focusing on important themes of the era that witnessed the birth of the star system that supported the meteoric rise and celebrity status of actors including Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Joan Crawford, Greta Garbo, and Rudolph Valentino while black performers (relegated to Cited by: 5. American Cinema of the s: Themes and Variations: Hark, Ina Rae: Books - (2).

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