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Language: un
Pages: 364
Authors: Stephen Tropiano
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher:

(Limelight). This entertaining and insightful book is the first devoted exclusively to films that push the cinematic envelope with explicit language, nudity, sex, violence, or "adult" themes. Stephen Tropiano offers astute and accessible analysis of such films as The Birth of a Nation , Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? ,
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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Criminal justice, Administration of
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Censoring Hollywood
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Aubrey Malone
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-10 - Publisher: McFarland

Censorship has been an ongoing issue from the early days of filmmaking. One hundred years of film censorship, encompassing the entire 20th century, are chronicled in this work. The freewheeling nature of films in the early decades was profoundly affected by Prohibition, the Depression and the formation of the Legion
Michigan Law and Practice Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Law
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Hitchcock and the Censors
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: John Billheimer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-30 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Throughout his career, Alfred Hitchcock had to deal with a wide variety of censors attuned to the slightest suggestion of sexual innuendo, undue violence, toilet humor, religious disrespect, and all forms of indecency, real or imagined. From 1934 to 1968, the Motion Picture Production Code Office controlled the content and