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Hollywood genres

formulas, filmmaking, and the studio system

by Thomas Schatz

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.),
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Motion pictures -- United States,
    • Film genres,
    • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas Schatz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.U6 S32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 297 p. :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4110737M
      ISBN 10039432255X
      LC Control Number80025699

      The topic of Hollywood and genre is multifaceted, dealing with definitions, characteristics and the social cultural roles genre performs. Steve Neales Genre And Hollywood (), and Rick Altman’s Film/Genre () take on board these a genders both offering a different theoretical approach to the topic, which I will analyze then voice my own conclusion on my findings. Get this from a library! Hollywood genres: formulas, filmmaking, and the studio system. [Thomas Schatz] -- Schatz analyzes the studio system and tells what film genres mean in a general and theoretical way. Describing some important movie genres in Hollywood's "Golden Era", -- .

      There are many main genres in Bollywood and more of time many genres are combined to make movies. Apart from this, our directors try to invent new genres risking and experimenting their creativity like this year’s invention War Comedy. Here is the List of all the Genres of Bollywood/Hollywood. ‘Genre theory’, however, is by no means confined to the analysis of individual genres, nor is it restricted to the consideration of these genres in isolation one from another. Just as Hollywood has always produced an array of genres, so genre theory has always concerned itself with ideas applicable, at least in principle, to all Hollywood.

      Genre Sources Guides & Encyclopedias Journals & Magazines Locating Relevant Books Major Films & Names Websites. Broad and specific print sources covering various film genres are listed below. Westerns, musicals, screwball comedies, and film noir were popular genres of Hollywood’s Golden Age. But until now no book has described in cohesive form the basic genres, major directors, and structural conditions of this film industry. In Nollywood, Jonathan Haynes does exactly this in a definitive text that will establish the scholarly study of Nigerian film for a generation. Written in a clear, engaging style, this is a book that can be.


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GENRE AND HOLLYWOOD In this important new book, Steve Neale provides a comprehensive introduction to genre and Hollywood cinema.

He discusses all the major concepts, theories and accounts of Hollywood and genre, and the key genres which theorists and critics have tended to write about—from musicals to horror films, from action. Genre and Hollywood provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of genre.

In this important new book, Steve Neale discusses all the major concepts, theories and accounts of Hollywood and genre, as well as the key genres which theorists have written about, from horror to the Western. Top 10 books about Hollywood It is a spectacle in itself, and has therefore been the subject of many books and films, fiction, non-fiction and hybrids of the two, a place that generates its Author: Wayne Holloway.

Hollywood genres: formulas, filmmaking, and the studio system. [Thomas Schatz] -- This book looks at and discusses numerous aspects and elements of a number of separate film genres. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Hollywood makes quintessential genre films, and chapter 10 tackles the aesthetics of genre filmmaking. It demonstrates the ways in which genre eases viewers’ grasp of narrative information and offers the pleasure of returning, as experts, to familiar scenarios.

The chapter also explains the ways in which genres develop novel and complex aesthetic properties that counter a culture’s growing Author: Todd Berliner. The central thesis of this book is that a genre approach provides the most effective means for understanding, analyzing and appreciating the Hollywood cinema.

Taking into account not only the formal and aesthetic aspects of feature filmmaking, but various other cultural aspects as well, the genre approach treats movie production as a dynamic /5(58). Main Film Genres: Genre Types (represented by icons) Genre Descriptions: Select an icon or film genre category below, read about the development and history of the genre, and view chronological lists of selected, representative greatest films for each one (with links to detailed descriptions of individual films).

Western is a genre of fiction set primarily in the latter half of the 19th century in the Western United States, which is styled the "Old West".Its stories commonly center on the life of a nomadic cowboy or gunfighter armed with a revolver and a rifle who rides a horse.

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