Steve's Reviews > Pre-Code Hollywood: Sex, Immorality, and Insurrection in American Cinema; 1930-1934

Pre-Code Hollywood by Thomas Doherty
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Jan 03, 13

Read in July, 2009

A great introduction to films you might not have realized were a little less old fashioned than you thought. These films, made from 1930 to 1934 dealt with sex, drugs, violence and themes of anti-Americanism, homosexuality and anti-religion. It would take forty years for films to start dealing with these subjects again.
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