From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies

@inproceedings{Haskell1974FromRT,
  title={From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies},
  author={Molly Haskell},
  year={1974}
}
For this edition of her classic study of the feminine role in film, Molly Haskell has written a new chapter addressing recent developments in the appearance and perception of women in the movies. "An incisive, exceedingly thoughtful look at the distorted lens through which Hollywood has historically viewed women. It is a valuable contribution not just of film criticism but to a society in which the vital role of women is just beginning to emerge." "Christian Science Monitor" "Haskell is… 

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