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Title Cinema, politics, and society in America / edited by Philip Davies and Brian Neve
Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, 1981


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Description 266 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Introduction / Philip Davies and Brian Neve -- The mind of the mob : Hollywood and popular culture in the 1930s / P.H. Melling -- The political economy of Hollywood : the studio system / Richard Maltby -- The nation in crisis : Hollywood's response to the 1940s / Ralph Willett -- Made for each other : the melodrama of Hollywood and the House Committee on Un-American Activities, 1947 / Richard Maltby -- The 1950s : the case of Elia Kazan and On the waterfront / Brian Neve -- A growing independence / Philip Davies -- The American western and American society / Christopher Frayling -- The working class goes to Hollywood / Leonard Quart and Albert Auster -- Blacks in American film / Mary Ellison -- Keystone to Kojak / Robert Reiner -- Blood on the Nash Ambassador : cars in American films / Eric Mottram
Analysis Motion pictures Social aspects United States
Notes American cinema films. Sociopolitical aspects (BNB/PRECIS)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- United States.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- United States.
Author Davies, Philip, 1948-
Neve, Brian.
LC no. 82186069
ISBN 0719008328