The New Hollywood

In this innovative study, Peter Krämer offers a systematic discussion of the biggest hits of the period (including The Graduate [1967], The Exorcist [1973] and Jaws [1975]).

The New Hollywood

The New Hollywood

On December 8, 1967 Time magazine put Bonnie and Clyde on its cover and announced, "The New Cinema: Violence Sex Art." The following decade has long been celebrated as a golden age in American film history. In this innovative study, Peter Krämer offers a systematic discussion of the biggest hits of the period (including The Graduate [1967], The Exorcist [1973] and Jaws [1975]). He relates the distinctive features of these hits to changes in the film industry, in its audiences and in American society at large.

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The New Hollywood
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Peter Krämer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-03-17 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

On December 8, 1967 Time magazine put Bonnie and Clyde on its cover and announced, "The New Cinema: Violence Sex Art." The following decade has long been celebrated as a golden age in American film history. In this innovative study, Peter Krämer offers a systematic discussion of the biggest hits
Storytelling in the New Hollywood
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Kristin Thompson, Professor Kristin Thompson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-11-05 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Drawing on a wide range of films from the 1920s to the 1990s--from Keaton's Our Hospitality to Casablanca to Terminator 2, Kristin Thompson offers the first in-depth analysis of Hollywood's storytelling techniques and how they are used to make complex, easily comprehensible, entertaining films.
New Hollywood Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Geoff King
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Addresses the stylistic, industrial, and socio-historical contexts of the New Hollywood cinema, identifying its distinctive characteristics and its points of similarity with the Hollywood of the past. Topics include the industrial context to the blockbuster format of contemporary Hollywood; the frameworks of authorship, genre, and stardom through which New Hollywood
Affect Poetics of the New Hollywood
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Hauke Lehmann
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-02 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

How is affective experience produced in the cinema? And how can we write a history of this experience? By asking these questions, this study by Hauke Lehmann aims at rethinking our conception of a critical period in US film history – the New Hollywood: as a moment of crisis that
The New Hollywood
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: James Bernardoni
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-27 - Publisher: McFarland

The "Old Hollywood" of studios, stars, and house directors began to break up in the 1960s. Newly independent directors freed from budgetary and aesthetic limitations imposed by studio moguls were the "New Hollywood." Directors could develop their own styles, hire whom they wanted, and make movies that would dazzle jaded

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