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History of the American Cinema - Lost Illusions

American Cinema in the Age of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 (History of the American Cinema)

by Cook

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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Performing Arts (Specific Aspects),
  • Performing Arts,
  • Reference,
  • USA,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Telecommunications,
  • The Arts,
  • History,
  • General,
  • Motion picture industry,
  • Motion pictures,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages695
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7720954M
    ISBN 100684804638
    ISBN 109780684804637

      ""Lost Illusions" refers to the mids derailment of a blockbuster mentality in Hollywood in the wake of Jaws and Star Wars. The 'art' cinema of Penn, Kubrick, Peckinpah, and Altman gave way to the "event" cinema of Lucas and Spielberg Cook's argument is not new, but he documents it well and presents it effectively in a discussion that ranges from cross-marketing techniques (book and /5(31). In keeping with the University of Kentucky's commitment to reduce risks associated with the novel coronavirus, all public library spaces on campus are CLOSED.

    Monaco, P: Sixties - History of the American Cinema: : Monaco, Paul: Libros en idiomas extranjeros. Saltar al contenido principal. Prueba Prime Hola, Identifícate Cuenta y listas Identifícate Cuenta y listas Devoluciones y Pedidos Suscríbete a 4/5(1). Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Lost Illusions: American Cinema in the Shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, at nd: Professor David Cook.

    The release of cinema has become massive, and the artistic value was nothing compared with the profits. The highest grossing film in the history of cinema of that time can be considered the film “Gone With the Wind”, shot in New hollywood and what now. Since the beginning of the 60s, interest and attention to cinema began to fall. David A. Cook (Ph.D., University of Virginia) is Professor and Director of Film Studies at Emory University, where he has taught since He has also published Lost Illusions: American Cinema in the Era of Watergate and Vietnam, as part of .


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Cook 33 Ratings 2 Reviews published 3 editions. Get this from a library. History of the American cinema / 9, Lost illusions: American cinema in the shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, / David A. Cook. [David A Cook; Charles Harpole]. As compared to others in the set (particularly "The Emergence of Cinema," which discusses film up toand "Lost Illusions," which covers the 's), this edition comes off thin.

The seminal films and major stars discussed seem selective at best, and there simply isn't the quantity of subtext that makes David Cook's "Lost Illusions" such a Cited by: The History of the American Cinema book series by multiple authors includes books The Emergence of Cinema: The American Screen toThe Transformation of Cinema,An Evening's Entertainment: The Age of the Silent Feature Picture, (History of the American Cinema, Vol 3), and several more.

Get this from a library. Lost illusions: American cinema in the shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, [David A Cook] -- This volume examines the development of film and the film industry during the s and the political and economic background that influenced it. Lost Illusions (Paperback) American Cinema in the Shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, (History of the American Cinema #9) By David Cook.

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What I list below is just a snapshot and if you've an interest in film history or simply the /5(1). Cook outlines the good, bad of s Hollywood. BY STACIA BROWN. While art may or may not imitate life, it certainly imitates politics. According to film historian David Cook, author of Lost Illusions: A History of the American CinemaAmerican movies made in the s parallel the decade's political and economic upheavals.

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Bibliographic information TitleReviews: 1.The book begins by examining the origins of these films in such pre-cinema entertainment as Irish-themed stage plays, vaudeville acts, and magic lantern slides, revealing their various influences on early American cinema.

As a result, lost histories are reclaimed, including the story of the Irish-themed illustrated song slide.