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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First National had been able to lure Chaplin from Mutual not simply by offering
him more money but by setting him up as his own producer, with his own
Hollywood studio on the corner of Sunset and La Brea. They would advance
$125,000 for ...
'9 A rival operation, the Photoplaywrights' League of America, provided no written
texts but offered to act as agent for its members in the sale of scripts. Criticism of
manuscript submissions and legal and financial advice were also available.
K. In earlier years, other colorists, also based in New York, had also offered their
services, notably G. R. Silvera (p. 80) and John Duer Scott (p. 84) in the 1922-
1923 edition. 63. William V. D. Kelley, "Imbibition Coloring of Motion Picture Films
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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