Plunge into the magic of moviemaking with a gorgeous chronicle of nearly a century of unforgettable films. From the very start, Hollywood showcased an alluring combination of personality, technology, and creative vision. Every one of the stills and behind-the-scenes shots reproduced here capture cinema's glamour and excitement, while the lively text follows the Hollywood moguls and masterminds, brightest stars, and greatest movies. Along the way, meet visionary pioneers, such as D.W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille; the golden boys of the "Golden Age," including George Cukor, Frank Capra, and Alfred Hitchcock; and powerful producers. In breathtaking photos, gaze at the beauteous stars, strong and silent heroes, and matinee idols, from Lillian Gish, Katharine Hepburn, and Susan Sarandon to Rudolph Valentino, Clark Gable, and Jack Nicholson.. Relive the fabulous films in every genre, from the western to the musical. Informative and delightful, this is an essential reference for all who love the movies.
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Book Description MetroBooks, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1567996450
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