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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But it was with this character that Fox's publicity identified her, and on which her
career rose and fell. As late as December 1918 Bara was listed ninth in a
popularity contest conducted by Motion Picture magazine, but the following year
103 His career was no comet. Release of The Merry Widow and The Big Parade
in 1925 firmly established his popularity as well as his value to MGM. Although
his onscreen lovemaking was as dark and passionate as Valentino's, Gilbert ...
Homer Croy, How Motion Pictures Are Made (New York: Harper, 1918). p. 256.
16. Cohen, "The Business of International News." 17. Kansas City holds a
prominent place in the early careers of such animators as Disney, Iwerks,
Harman, Ising, ...
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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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