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|Genre/Form:||Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Lithgow; Lawrence Pikethly; New York Center for Visual History.; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); British Broadcasting Corporation.; Annenberg/CPB Project.; National Endowment for the Arts.; National Endowment for the Humanities.
|Notes:||Major funding by The Annenberg/CPB Project, The National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Originally released as a television production in 1995.
|Credits:||Directors and producers vary.|
|Performer(s):||Host: John Lithgow.|
|Target Audience:||Not rated.|
|Description:||2 videodiscs (542 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD, double-sided. Dolby digital mono.|
|Contents:||side 1. The Hollywood style ; The star ; Romantic comedy --
side 2. Film noir ; The western ; The combat film --
side 3. The studio system ; Film in the television age --
side 4. The film school generation ; The edge of Hollywood.
|Other Titles:||Hollywood style.
Film in the television age.
Film school generation.
Edge of Hollywood.
|Responsibility:||the New York Center for Visual History in co-production with KCET and the BBC ; Executive producer, Lawrence Pikethly ; directors and producers vary ; hosted by John Lithgow.|
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An epic analysis of the American motion picture industry that combines rare archival film, key scenes from immortal movies, interviews with leading filmmakers and commentary from noted film scholars and critics.
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