The Resource Cinema Houston : from Nickelodeon to Megaplex, David Welling ; foreword by Jack Valenti, (electronic book)

Cinema Houston : from Nickelodeon to Megaplex, David Welling ; foreword by Jack Valenti, (electronic book)

Label
Cinema Houston : from Nickelodeon to Megaplex
Title
Cinema Houston
Title remainder
from Nickelodeon to Megaplex
Statement of responsibility
David Welling ; foreword by Jack Valenti
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Welling, David
Dewey number
725/.823097641411
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6846.U62
LC item number
H689 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture theaters
  • Houston (Tex.)
Label
Cinema Houston : from Nickelodeon to Megaplex, David Welling ; foreword by Jack Valenti, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Staged origins -- The nickelodeons -- Bigger and better -- The majestics -- The main three : the metropolitan, the Kirby, and Loew's state -- The later 1920s : you ain't heard nothing yet! -- Will Horwitz, philanthropist -- The neighborhood theatre, 1934-1949 -- Hoblitzelle's interstate -- Jim Crow and the ethnic theatre -- The fifties : the incredible 3-d wide-screen technicolor stereophonic-sound ballyhoo parade -- The drive-in : a view from the car seat -- The sixties : the times, they are a-changin' -- The x-houses -- From multicinema to multiplex : safety in numbers -- Let them eat candy : the concession stand -- Beyond the fringe : midnight movies and the alternative cinema -- Rediscovery in the age of the megaplex -- Perspectives : an afterword -- Notes
Control code
ebr10245810
Dimensions
27 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 332 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cinema Houston : from Nickelodeon to Megaplex, David Welling ; foreword by Jack Valenti, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Staged origins -- The nickelodeons -- Bigger and better -- The majestics -- The main three : the metropolitan, the Kirby, and Loew's state -- The later 1920s : you ain't heard nothing yet! -- Will Horwitz, philanthropist -- The neighborhood theatre, 1934-1949 -- Hoblitzelle's interstate -- Jim Crow and the ethnic theatre -- The fifties : the incredible 3-d wide-screen technicolor stereophonic-sound ballyhoo parade -- The drive-in : a view from the car seat -- The sixties : the times, they are a-changin' -- The x-houses -- From multicinema to multiplex : safety in numbers -- Let them eat candy : the concession stand -- Beyond the fringe : midnight movies and the alternative cinema -- Rediscovery in the age of the megaplex -- Perspectives : an afterword -- Notes
Control code
ebr10245810
Dimensions
27 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 332 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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