alibris logo

American Cinema of the 1920s: Themes and Variations

by , ,

In ten original essays, American Cinema of the 1920s examines the film industry's continued growth and prosperity while focusing on important themes of the era that witnessed the birth of the star system that supported the meteoric rise and celebrity status of actors, including Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Joan Crawford, Greta Garbo, and Rudolph Valentino, while black performers (relegated to "race films") appeared infrequently in mainstream movies.

    • eBook Details
    eBook iconPDF eBookAmerican Cinema of the 1920s
    • Title: American Cinema of the 1920s by Lucy Fischer
    • Publisher: Rutgers University Press
    • Print ISBN: 9780813544847, 081354484X
    • eText ISBN: 9780813547152
    • Edition: 2009 None edition
    • Format: PDF eBook

    Buy eBook

    • This is a digital eBook
      Nothing will be shipped to you
    • Works with web browsers and the VitalSource app on all Windows, Mac, Chromebook, Kindle Fire, iOS, and Android devices
    • Most eBooks are returnable within 14 days of purchase
    • Questions? See our eBook FAQ

    This is a digital edition of this title.

    digital devices
    Show Item Details