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The art of the American film, 1900-1971.

[1st ed.].. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1973.
ISBN 0385069359, 9780385069359

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Subjects Cinéma -- États-Unis -- Histoire.
Motion pictures -- United States -- History.
Motion pictures.
United States.
Description xii, 322 pages illustrations 25 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Part One: The silent era -- Principles and beginnings -- The advent of D.W. Griffith -- Followers of Griffith -- Originators of screen comedy -- Rivals of Griffith -- De Mille: commercial giant -- Lubitsch and other Europeans -- Von Stroheim, Von Sternberg -- Part Two: The talkies -- Into the sound era -- The masters respond to sound -- Major figures of the talkies -- Pictorialists -- Blending film and theater -- Part Three: The forties and after -- War and post-war -- The advent of Orson Welles -- Hitchcock's world -- Wilder and other immigrants -- Changing patterns in drama -- Part Four: Toward the contemporary film -- Wide screens, wider horizons -- New directors, new directions -- Epilogue.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)756462
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Higham, Charles, 1931-2012.
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