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Hollywood Italians: Dagos, Palookas, Romeos, Wise Guys, and Sopranos

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From the silent era and The Black Hand (1906) to HBO's hit series The Sopranos, Hollywood has had a love-hate affair with Italian Americans. Now in paperback, Hollywood Italians is a celebration of nearly a century of images of Italians in American motion pictures and their often under-appreciated, underpraised, and truly remarkable contribution to popular culture.

Paperback, 352 pages
Published December 29th 2005 by Bloomsbury Academic (first published July 1st 2004)
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I don't know why I read this.... but found it at the library in high school, and really liked it. hahahaha
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