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Published: 01 November 2018

288 Pages | 34 illustrations

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190865771

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Hollywood by Hollywood

The Backstudio Picture and the Mystique of Making Movies

Steven Cohan

  • Full history, from silent era to the present
  • A new approach to genre
  • Features over fifty films, from canonical to obscure
  • Critical account of how and why this genre has endured for nearly a full century

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