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The Resource The community of cinema : how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown, James Forsher

The community of cinema : how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown, James Forsher

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The community of cinema : how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown
Title
The community of cinema
Title remainder
how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown
Statement of responsibility
James Forsher
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forsher, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture theaters
  • United States
Label
The community of cinema : how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown, James Forsher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • From Storefront to Palace.
  • p. 7
  • Ch. 1.
  • Community of Cinema.
  • p. 9
  • Ch. 2.
  • It Started with a Nickel.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 3.
  • Entertainment Districts and the New American Downtown.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 4.
  • Queen Elizabeth and the Feature Film.
  • p. 29
  • Ch. 5.
  • Palaces on Main Street.
  • p. 35
  • Ch. 6.
  • Roxy.
  • p. 39
  • Pt. 2.
  • Theater as a Mirror of Society.
  • p. 45
  • Ch. 7.
  • Colored Theaters.
  • p. 47
  • Ch. 8.
  • Church Takes up the Fight against the Movies.
  • p. 55
  • Ch. 9.
  • Crisis at the Box Office.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 10.
  • Propaganda Wars.
  • p. 69
  • Pt. 3.
  • Social Upheaval.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 11.
  • Cinema Goes to the Suburbs.
  • p. 79
  • Ch. 12.
  • Los Angeles Theater District.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 13.
  • Integration: One Town's Story.
  • p. 95
  • Pt. 4.
  • Return of Spectacle.
  • p. 103
  • Ch. 14.
  • Preserving Spectacle.
  • p. 105
  • Ch. 15.
  • Megaplex and Beyond.
  • p. 119
  • Ch. 16.
  • Cinema and the City.
  • p. 129
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 137
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 149
Control code
14985842
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 155 p.
Isbn
9780275973551
Lccn
2002028762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The community of cinema : how cinema and spectacle transformed the American downtown, James Forsher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Pt. 1.
  • From Storefront to Palace.
  • p. 7
  • Ch. 1.
  • Community of Cinema.
  • p. 9
  • Ch. 2.
  • It Started with a Nickel.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 3.
  • Entertainment Districts and the New American Downtown.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 4.
  • Queen Elizabeth and the Feature Film.
  • p. 29
  • Ch. 5.
  • Palaces on Main Street.
  • p. 35
  • Ch. 6.
  • Roxy.
  • p. 39
  • Pt. 2.
  • Theater as a Mirror of Society.
  • p. 45
  • Ch. 7.
  • Colored Theaters.
  • p. 47
  • Ch. 8.
  • Church Takes up the Fight against the Movies.
  • p. 55
  • Ch. 9.
  • Crisis at the Box Office.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 10.
  • Propaganda Wars.
  • p. 69
  • Pt. 3.
  • Social Upheaval.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 11.
  • Cinema Goes to the Suburbs.
  • p. 79
  • Ch. 12.
  • Los Angeles Theater District.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 13.
  • Integration: One Town's Story.
  • p. 95
  • Pt. 4.
  • Return of Spectacle.
  • p. 103
  • Ch. 14.
  • Preserving Spectacle.
  • p. 105
  • Ch. 15.
  • Megaplex and Beyond.
  • p. 119
  • Ch. 16.
  • Cinema and the City.
  • p. 129
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 137
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 149
Control code
14985842
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 155 p.
Isbn
9780275973551
Lccn
2002028762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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