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Product Description: "American Cinema/American Culture"looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011. It begins with an examination of the basic narrative and stylistic features of classical Hollywood cinema. It then studies the genres of silent melodrama, the musical, American comedy, the war/combat film, film noir, the western, and the horror and science fiction film, investigating the way in which movies shape and are shaped by the larger cultural concerns of the nation as a whole...read more

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9781259683558 | 4 lslf edition (McGraw-Hill College, July 27, 2015), cover price $133.15 | About this edition: "American Cinema/American Culture"looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011.

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9780073535098 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, January 11, 2012), cover price $177.50 | About this edition: American Cinema/American Culture looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011.
9780073386157 | 3 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, November 10, 2008), cover price $147.35 | About this edition: Ideal for Introduction to American Cinema courses, American Film History courses, and Introductory Film Appreciation courses focused on American Film, this text offers a cultural examination of the American movie-making industry, with particular attention paid to the economic and aesthetic institution of Hollywood.
9780072886276 | 2 sub edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, August 20, 2004), cover price $99.80
9780070044661 | McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, October 1, 1993, cover price $79.55
9789990000733 | McGraw-Hill College, October 1, 1993, cover price $0.02

Product Description: American Cinema/American Culture looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011. It begins with an examination of the basic narrative and stylistic features of classical Hollywood cinema. It then studies the genres of silent melodrama, the musical, American comedy, the war/combat film, film noir, the western, and the horror and science fiction film, investigating the way in which movies shape and are shaped by the larger cultural concerns of the nation as a whole...read more

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9781259814563 | 4 lslf/psc edition (McGraw-Hill College, August 26, 2015), cover price $178.25 | About this edition: American Cinema/American Culture looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011.

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9781259570513 | 4 pap/psc edition (McGraw-Hill College, October 22, 2014), cover price $201.30 | About this edition: American Cinema/American Culture looks at the interplay between American cinema and mass culture from the 1890s to 2011.

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Product Description: Written by Ed Sikov, this useful study guide has also been updated, including a new chapter on Horror and Science Fiction. The guide introduces each topic in American Cinema/American Culture with an explanatory overview written in more informal language than the textbook; suggests screenings and readings; and contains self-tests so students can check their level of learning before taking exams...read more

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9780077443467 | 4 stg edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, February 9, 2012), cover price $106.50 | About this edition: Written by Ed Sikov, this useful study guide has also been updated, including a new chapter on Horror and Science Fiction.

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Product Description: Examining widescreen cinema as a worldwide aesthetic and industrial phenomenon, the essays in this volume situate the individual expressions of this new technology within the larger cultural and industrial practices that inform them...read more
By John Belton (editor), Sheldon Hall (editor) and Steve Neale (editor)

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9780861966943 | John Libbey & Co Ltd, December 20, 2010, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Examining widescreen cinema as a worldwide aesthetic and industrial phenomenon, the essays in this volume situate the individual expressions of this new technology within the larger cultural and industrial practices that inform them.

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Product Description: Written by Ed Sikov, this guide parallels the American Cinema instructional video series, produced by Annenburg/CPB, and connects it with the textbook. For more information on the Annenburg telecourse, please visit www.learner.org or call 1-800-LEARNER (1-800-532-7637).

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9780077265472 | 3 stg edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, February 1, 2009), cover price $83.10 | About this edition: Written by Ed Sikov, this guide parallels the American Cinema instructional video series, produced by Annenburg/CPB, and connects it with the textbook.

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9788437613369, titled "Historia general del cine / General History of cinema: La transición del mudo al sonoro / The Transition from Silent to Sound" | Catedra Ediciones, June 30, 2007, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window is one of the icons of American filmmaking. A perfect example of Hollywood cinema at its best, it is an engaging piece of entertainment as well as a fascinating meditation on the nature of the film itself...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John Belton (editor)

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9780521564236 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2000, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window is one of the icons of American filmmaking.

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9780521564533 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2000, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window is one of the icons of American filmmaking.

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Product Description: Movies and Mass Culture looks at the ways in which American identity shapes and is shaped by motion pictures. Movies serve not only as texts that document who we think we are or were, but they also reflect changes in our self-image, tracing the transformation from one kind of America to another...read more
By John Belton (editor)

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9780813522289 | Rutgers Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Movies and Mass Culture looks at the ways in which American identity shapes and is shaped by motion pictures.

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Product Description: "Ladies and gentlemen: THIS IS CINERAMA." With these words, on September 30, 1952, the heavy red curtains in New York's Broadway Theatre opened on a panoramic Technicolor image of the Rockaways Playland Atom-Smasher Roller Coaster--and moviegoers were abruptly plunged into a new and revolutionary experience...read more

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9780674952607 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 1, 1992, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: "Ladies and gentlemen: THIS IS CINERAMA.

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9780674952614 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 1, 1992, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: "Ladies and gentlemen: THIS IS CINERAMA.

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Product Description: Five of Hitchcock's most significant films were unavailable to the public for as long as two decades before their release in 1983-84. This highly readable volume collects the most important essays written about Hitchcock and the rereleased films since that time...read more

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9780814323267 | Wayne State Univ Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Five of Hitchcock's most significant films were unavailable to the public for as long as two decades before their release in 1983-84.

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9780810815858 | Scarecrow Pr, January 1, 1983, cover price $53.00

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Six different domino games, arranged in order of increasing difficulty, are explained for the young reader

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9780817206253 | Childrens Pr, July 1, 1976, cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Easy-to-read text and illustrations demonstrate seven domino games.

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Illustrated instructions for ten dice games

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9780817200237 | Childrens Pr, May 1, 1976, cover price $59.80 | About this edition: Illustrated instructions for ten dice games

Step-by-step directions introduce nine solitaire variations of varying difficulty.

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9780516106366 | Heinemann/Raintree, November 1, 1975, cover price $13.30 | About this edition: Outlines rules and procedures for playing nine challenging solitaire games of varying levels of difficulty

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