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New cinema in Britain.

Manvell, Roger

New cinema in Britain.

by Manvell, Roger

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Published by Studio Vista in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Motion pictures -- Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesStudio Vista/Dutton pictureback [34]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.G7 M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5518363M
      ISBN 100289796083
      LC Control Number73538241

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Get this from a library. New cinema in Britain. [Roger Manvell; Gillian Greenwood] -- A short history of the post-war British feature film. This fascinating book is a comprehensive examination of the history of the cinema building in Britain, from its 19th-century origins right up to the present day.

The earliest cinemas were little more than shop conversions or basic rectangular rooms.5/5(1). The new edition of The British Cinema Book has been thoroughly revised and updated to provide a comprehensive introduction to the major periods, genres, studios, film-makers and debates in British cinema from the s to the present.

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Search local showtimes and buy movie tickets before going to the theater on Moviefone. The book (as received) was in very condition and Richard Gay provides a very detailed and insightful history of cinemas and their architecture in Britain in the twentieth century with many chapters outlining the architecture of various cinemas and the public response to the ever expanding number of cinemas in the twentieth century/5(4).

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Review: The British Cinema Book edited by Robert MurphyIts range is impressive but Murphy remains troubled about the state of British cinema, PD SmithAuthor: PD Smith.

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%. In a comparison of Britain and Hollywood, the author asks to what extent was there a 'star system' in Britain and what was its real historical and social function. An examination of genres associated with British film, such as Ealing comedies, Hammer horror, 'heritage' films and hybrid forms, confirms the eclectic nature of British cinema.

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Latest Book News.By the end of the s, three national cinema chains had emerged to dominate British film exhibition. Associated British Cinemas opened 93 new cinemas in the decade, reconstructed several others, took over existing circuits (including a major competitor, Union Cinemas in ), and at maximum operated around cinemas, the largest total of.During the s, sound revolutionized the motion picture industry and cinema continued as one of the most significant and popular forms of mass entertainment in the world.

Film studios were transformed into major corporations, hiring a host of craftsmen and technicians including cinematographers, editors, screenwriters, and set designers. The birth of the star system .