Ugly War, Pretty Package: How CNN and Fox News Made the Invasion of Iraq High Concept
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Ugly War, Pretty Package: How CNN and Fox News Made the Invasion of Iraq High Concept

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Deborah L. Jaramillo investigates cable news' presentation of the Iraq War in relation to "high concept" filmmaking. High concept films can be reduced to single-sentence summaries and feature pre-sold elements; they were considered financially safe projects that would sustain consumer interest beyond their initial theatrical run. Using high concept as a framework for the a...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published September 1st 2009 by Indiana University Press (first published 2009)
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