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Hollywood Bloodshed: Violence in 1980s American Cinema

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In Hollywood Bloodshed, James Kendrick presents a fascinating look into the political and ideological instabilities of the 1980s as studied through the lens of cinema violence.

Kendrick uses in-depth case studies to reveal how dramatic changes in the film industry and its treatment of cinematic bloodshed during the Reagan era reflected shifting social tides as Hollywood st
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Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 30th 2009 by Southern Illinois University Press (first published 2009)
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