An evening's entertainment: the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928
The 10-volume, illustrated series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century right up to 1990. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade a
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Here was an actress who took risks, who threw herself into a role with terrifying
enthusiasm, oblivious to the need for posing and primping so common to
American screen actresses. American producers competed for Negri's services ...
"Clara Bow, the 'It' Girl, Dies at 60; Film Actress Set Vogue in 1920s," NYT, 28
September 1965, p. 1. 99. The best of the specialized works is David Stenn,
Clara Bow: Running Wild (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1988). 100. Colleen
... production executive James Wong Howe, cinematographer Paul Ivan0,
cinematographer Ted Kent, editor Paul Kohner, production executive Rudy
Koubek, projectionist Carl Laemmle, Jr., production executive Ann Little, actress
Anita Loos, ...
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These are the initial three volumes in a projected ten-volume series, scheduled for completion in 1993, which explores American cinema through the 1980s. Musser, who teaches film studies at NYU and ... Read full review