Framework A History of Screenwriting in the American Film

ISBN-10: 0815606540

ISBN-13: 9780815606543

Edition: 3rd 2000 (Reprint)

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List price: $19.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 313
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Introduction to the Third Edition
Silent Beginnings (1894-1920)
Starting Upp. 3
Early Writingp. 7
Griffith and Woodsp. 17
Silent Comedyp. 27
Titlesp. 35
Ince and Sullivanp. 41
The Studio Period (1920-1950)
Silent Studiosp. 51
Soundp. 57
Visitors from the Eastp. 63
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayerp. 70
Twentieth Century-Foxp. 77
Warner Brothersp. 85
Paramountp. 93
Columbiap. 100
Other Studios, Other Writingp. 105
Independent Screenwritersp. 114
Writer-Producersp. 123
Writer-Directorsp. 129
The Guildp. 136
The Partyp. 144
Independent Production (1950-2000)
Decline of the Studiosp. 155
The Black Marketp. 164
Projectsp. 176
European Influencesp. 186
Alumnip. 197
Comic Independentsp. 208
Starsp. 218
Hustlersp. 228
Return of the Adultsp. 239
Quentin and Janep. 245
App.: Twenty-Two Subjects for Further Researchp. 261
Notesp. 265
Indexp. 295
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