Hollywood Independents

The Postwar Talent Takeover (Commerce and Mass Culture) by Denise Mann

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

Written in English
Cover of: Hollywood Independents | Denise Mann
Published: Pages: 344 Downloads: 776
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  • Cinema industry,
  • Films, cinema,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • USA,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Telecommunications,
  • Performing Arts / Film / History & Criticism,
  • California,
  • History,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Motion picture industry,
  • Motion pictures,
  • United States
The Physical Object
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11384376M
ISBN 100816645418
ISBN 109780816645411

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