In the 1970s, Hollywood experienced a creative surge, opening a new era in American cinema with films that challenged traditional modes of storytelling. Inspired by European and Asian art cinema as well as Hollywood's own history of narrative ingenuity, directors such as Martin Scorsese, Robert Altman, William Friedkin, Stanley Kubrick, Woody Allen, and Francis Ford Coppola undermined the harmony of traditional Hollywood cinema and created some o...
By Todd Berliner
Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: University of Texas Press (October 1, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 4107748
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
Todd Berliner's Hollywood Incoherent is that rarest of books in the otherwise compromised field of film studies: rather than indulge in superficial talk about dated clothing or hair styles, and tired debates about rock versus disco, it actually deal