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Cinema U By Randy Laist & Kip Kline
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Movies about college have been a staple of American cinema since the silent era. College movies such as The Paper Chase (1973), Animal House (1978), and Higher Learning (1995) provide insight into... More > the ways that college has been variously imagined as a middle class rite of passage, a landscape of hedonistic fantasy, a microcosm of societal hypocrisy, a repressive system of deindividuation, and a carnivalesque holiday from “real life.” This unique volume examines the representation of college and campus life in movies. Chapters discuss the extent to which movies about college inform the expectations, perceptions, and attitudes of students, faculty, and the public. Cinema U includes close analysis of individual films as well as broader examinations of the manner in which college films have addressed issues such as race, class, gender, technology, sexuality, and cultural difference.< Less
The World Of Hindi Cinema - A Quiz Book By Nishant Labh
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This is a very interesting combination of Hindi movies and quizzing. What the book offers is a wide range of information on (Indian) Hindi films in a very exciting form of questions and... More > answers. Offering over 1000 questions, this book has information about everything and everyone who is associated with Hindi films right from its beginning - from the silent era to talkies to colour. Its information ranges from the firsts and lasts in Hindi films and practically all aspects of films such as the records, lyrics, music, singing, writing, editing, direction and production. Lastly, the book also features fun facts and trivia around the most interesting films you have seen many times but would still be surprised to know the facts behind them.< Less
Silent Film Quarterly Issue 4 By Charles Epting
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Silent Film Quarterly is the only print magazine dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema. Issue 1 was released in the Fall of 2015 to widespread praise. It features over 50 pages of... More > original articles and republished content from the 1910s and 20s, as well as reviews and interviews.< Less
Silent Film Quarterly Issue 3 By Charles Epting
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Silent Film Quarterly is the only magazine dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema. Issue 3 features an article on Charlie Chaplin, an interview with composer Carl Davis, and much more!
Silent Film Quarterly Issue 5 By Charles Epting
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The fifth issue of Silent Film Quarterly, the only print publication dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema! Issue 1 was released in the Fall of 2015 to widespread praise. This issue, the... More > fifth, features over 50 pages of original articles and republished content from the 1910s and 20s, as well as reviews and interviews.< Less
Silent Film Quarterly Issue 2 By Charles Epting
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Silent Film Quarterly is the only print magazine dedicated exclusively to the silent era of cinema. Issue 2 was released in the Winter of 2015-16 and features 60 pages of original articles and... More > republished content from the 1910s and 20s, as well as reviews and interviews.< Less
Silent Film Quarterly Volume 1 By Charles Epting
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The first four issues of Silent Film Quarterly, conveniently gathered in a hardcover volume.
Beauties of the Silent Screen Age - Vintage Photo Portraits By Ben Acton
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A digital collection of old photos, postcards & publicity portraits of some of the most famous and beautiful actresses of the early days of cinema, the age of 1920s silent movies and the early... More > talkies and musicals. Legends of the film industry, American and European screen goddesses, iconic stars including Greta Garbo, Pola Negri, Marlene Dietrich, Lilian Harvey, Norma and Constance Talmadge, Norma Shearer, Gloria Swanson, Billie Dove, Brigette Helm, Clara Bow, Ruth Taylor, Anita Page, Lee Parry, Eva May, Gladys Cooper, Dolores Del Rio, Lilly Damita, Mary Pickford, Gaby Deslys, Vilma Banky, Lillian Gish and many more timeless, photogenic Hollywood and Braodway divas... Over 100 leading ladies in all, plus tasters from some of our other recent Performing Arts titles. Album features mottled "parchment paper" background effect for an authentic vintage scrapbook look-and-feel. This ebook edition is downloadable in PDF format for Acrobat Reader.< Less
Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD: A Classic Movie Fan's Guide By John Howard Reid
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A guide to 178 classic Hollywood movies from the 1920s and early 1930s, now available on DVD releases from both major and independent USA companies. These films feature both stars like Mary Pickford,... More > Douglas Fairbanks, Clara Bow, Lon Chaney, Louise Brooks, Charles Chaplin, Joan Crawford, Colleen Moore, Harold Lloyd, Gary Cooper, William Powell, Greta Garbo, Rudolph Valentino, Norma Shearer, Buster Keaton, Shirley Temple, Barbara Stanwyck, Ronald Colman, Lillian Gish, Marion Davies, and Wallace Beery, who are still top favorites with movie fans, as well as players like Laura La Plante, Charles Ray, Alice Terry, Pola Negri, Mary Miles Minter, Rod La Rocque, and Mabel Poulton who were also extraordinarily popular in their day. The book is illustrated with 105 well-chosen black-and-white photos from the author's private collection.< Less
Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD: A Classic Movie Fan's Guide By John Howard Reid
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A guide to 178 classic Hollywood movies from the 1920s and early 1930s, now available on DVD releases from both major and independent USA companies. These films feature both stars like Mary Pickford,... More > Douglas Fairbanks, Clara Bow, Lon Chaney, Louise Brooks, Charles Chaplin, Joan Crawford, Colleen Moore, Harold Lloyd, Gary Cooper, William Powell, Greta Garbo, Rudolph Valentino, Norma Shearer, Buster Keaton, Shirley Temple, Barbara Stanwyck, Ronald Colman, Lillian Gish, Marion Davies, and Wallace Beery, who are still top favorites with movie fans, as well as players like Laura La Plante, Charles Ray, Alice Terry, Pola Negri, Mary Miles Minter, Rod La Rocque, and Mabel Poulton who were also extraordinarily popular in their day. The book is illustrated with 105 well-chosen black-and-white photos from the author's private collection.< Less

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