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The Resource Citizen Hollywood : how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics, Timothy Stanley

Citizen Hollywood : how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics, Timothy Stanley

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Citizen Hollywood : how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics
Title
Citizen Hollywood
Title remainder
how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Stanley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"To most Americans, Hollywood activism consists of self-obsessed movie stars making transparently liberal films in a desperate bid for Academy Award glory. There's some truth in that stereotype. But celebrity activism also exerts a subtle power over the American political process. Through money, networking, and image making, the movie industry has shaped the way that politics works for nearly a century. It has helped to forge a culture that is obsessed with celebrity and spectacle. In return, politics has become part of the fabric of Hollywood society. Using original archival research and exclusive interviews with stars, directors, producers, and politicians from both parties, Timothy Stanley's Citizen Hollywood tells the story of how Hollywood revolutionized American politics"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanley, Timothy
Dewey number
791.430973
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.U6
LC item number
.S73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Celebrities
  • Popular culture
  • Political culture
  • Popular culture
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Conservatism & Liberalism
Label
Citizen Hollywood : how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics, Timothy Stanley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Dirty Harry vs. Harold and Kumar -- The Dark Knight Rises -- The Color of Money -- Easy Riders -- The Social Network -- The West Wing -- True Grit -- Man of Steel -- Modern Family -- The Great Gatsby -- Conclusion: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Control code
857982296
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
ix, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250032492
Lccn
2014008483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)857982296
Label
Citizen Hollywood : how the collaboration between LA and DC revolutionized American politics, Timothy Stanley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Dirty Harry vs. Harold and Kumar -- The Dark Knight Rises -- The Color of Money -- Easy Riders -- The Social Network -- The West Wing -- True Grit -- Man of Steel -- Modern Family -- The Great Gatsby -- Conclusion: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Control code
857982296
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
ix, 309 pages
Isbn
9781250032492
Lccn
2014008483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)857982296

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