Film Industry

ISBN-10: 0737743638

ISBN-13: 9780737743630

Edition: 2009

Authors: Roman Espejo

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List price: $29.45
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Cengage Gale
Publication date: 5/8/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints?
How Does the Film Industry Affect Society?
Chapter Preface
Movie Violence May Be Harmful
Movie Violence May Decrease Violent Crime
The Film Industry May Influence At-Risk Behavior
The Film Industry Should Not Be Blamed for At-Risk Behavior
Hollywood Films Are Racist
Minority Representation in Hollywood Films Is Improving
Hollywood Films Export Negative Aspects of American Culture
Hollywood Films Are Multinational Enterprises
Periodical Bibliography
Are Film Ratings Effective?
Chapter Preface
MPAA Ratings Are Effective
MPAA Ratings Are Not Effective
Violence, Sex, and Profanity in MPAA-Rated Movies Is Increasing
Violence, Sex, and Profanity in MPAA-Rated Movies Has Remained the Same
Periodical Bibliography
Is the Film Industry Appropriately Regulated?
Chapter Preface
MPAA Regulation Prevents Federal Censorship of the Film Industry
MPAA Regulation Censors the Film Industry
The Film Industry Has Become Over-Commercialized
The Level of Commercialism in the Film Industry Has Not Changed
Periodical Bibliography
What Is the Future of the Film Industry?
Chapter Preface
Piracy Threatens the Future of the Film Industry
The Piracy Threat to the Film Industry Has Been Exaggerated
Digital Movies Are the Future of the Film Industry
Movie Theaters Are Adapting to Changes in the Film Industry
Home Entertainment Technologies Decrease Movie Attendance
Movie Attendance Increases During Recessions
Periodical Bibliography
For Further Discussion
Organizations to Contact
Bibliography of Books
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