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The Resource American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing

American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing

Label
American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing
Title
American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A unique perspective on half a century of American cinema -- from the audience's point of view. Tom Stempel goes beyond the comments of professional reviewers, concentrating on the opinions of ordinary people. He traces shifting trends in genre and taste, examining and questioning the power films have in American society. Stempel blends audience response with his own observations and analyzes box office results that identify the movies people actually went to see, not just those praised by the critics. Avoiding statistical summary, he presents the results of a survey on movies and moviegoing i
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stempel, Tom
Dewey number
  • 791.43
  • 791.43013
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1995.9 .A8 S73 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture audiences
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture audiences
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
Label
American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Childhoods; 2. Hollywood's Fifties; 3. Sex and Seriousness; 4. Opening the Sixties; 5. Television and Movies; 6. Closing the Sixties; 7. Dark and Golden; 8. Black and Dark; 9. Star Wars; 10. Film Education; 11. Directors; 12. Spielberg; 13. Studios and VCRs; 14. Promoting Habits; 15. Changing Experiences; 16. Experiencing Emotions; 17. Eastwood; A Concluding Thought or Two; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344295
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149400
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299w2c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344295
Label
American Audiences on Movies and Moviegoing
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Childhoods; 2. Hollywood's Fifties; 3. Sex and Seriousness; 4. Opening the Sixties; 5. Television and Movies; 6. Closing the Sixties; 7. Dark and Golden; 8. Black and Dark; 9. Star Wars; 10. Film Education; 11. Directors; 12. Spielberg; 13. Studios and VCRs; 14. Promoting Habits; 15. Changing Experiences; 16. Experiencing Emotions; 17. Eastwood; A Concluding Thought or Two; Appendix; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344295
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149400
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299w2c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344295

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