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Bio/Pics: How Hollywood Constructed Public History
Bio/Pics is the first comprehensive study of a once important film genre, the biographical film. Using previously unavailable archival materials from Twentieth Century-Fox, Warner Bros., MGM, and RKO
The Mechanical Life In The Age Of Human Reproduction: American Biopics, 1961-1980
Despite the elegant but grammatically incorrect slogan Howard Dietz devised for MGM ("Ars Gratia Artis"), Southern California was the land of Mayer, not Pater. Hollywood's wise men read people,
Twentieth Century's Fox: Darryl F. Zanuck And The Culture Of Hollywood
Introduction: The Mark of Zanuck Part I: Foundations Excavating Zanuck Zanuck the Writer The Hardest-working Little Guy: Zanuck at Warner Brothers The Talking Thing: The Safe Entertainment of The
Wavs of Seeing
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