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Hollywood as Historian: American Film in a Cultural Context, Revised Edition

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Motion picture images have influenced the American mind since the earliest days of film, and many thoughtful people are becoming ever more concerned about that influence, as about the pervasive influence of television. In eras of economic instability and international conflict, the film industry has not hesitated to use motion pictures for definite propaganda purposes. ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published December 18th 1997 by University Press of Kentucky (first published March 31st 1983)
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Although this book can be quite an interesting read, it is a bit uneven from chapter to chapter. Some of them are mind-blown, some others are just trivial to readers who have an average knowledge of american cinema.
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