An Evening's Entertainment: The Age of the Silent Feature Picture, 1915-1928, Volume 3
Scribner, 1990 - Performing Arts - 395 pages
V. 1. The emergence of cinema : the American screen to 1907 / Charles Musser -- v. 2. The transformation of cinema, 1907-1915 / Eileen Bowser -- v. 3. An evening's entertainment : the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928 / Richard Koszarski -- v. 4. The talkies : American cinema's transition to sound, 1926-1931 / Donald Crafton -- v. 5. Grand design : Hollywood as a modern business enterprise, 1930-1939 / Tino Balio -- v. 6. Boom and bust : the American cinema in the 1940s / Thomas Schatz -- v. 7. Transforming the screen, 1950-1959 / Peter Lev -- v. 8. The sixties, 1960-1969 / Paul Monaco -- v. 9. Lost illusions : American cinema in the shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 / David A. Cook -- v. 10. A new pot of gold : Hollywood under the electronic rainbow, 1980-1989 / Stephen Prince.
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9 Negri's complaints about the poor quality of the roles she was offered were lost
in the press coverage of her private life, especially her well-publicized romances
with Chaplin and Valentino. A diva in the grand tradition, Negri rushed to ...
treat-'em-rough machismo, fitted Valentino like a glove. When the powerful
screenwriter June Mathis saw him take roles like these and transform stock
villains or seducers into attractive figures of raw sexual energy, she cast him in
the leading ...
Anthony Slide promotes the Shulman book in "Rudolph Valentino: Latin Lover" in
Close-Ups, ed. Danny Peary (New York: Workman), p. 131. 84. Lloyd Morris, Not
So Long Ago (New York: Random House, 1949), discusses the era entirely in ...
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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
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