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Hollywood Spectatorship: Changing Perceptions of Cinema Audiences

by Melvyn Stokes, Richard Maltby

Hollywood Spectatorship: Changing Perceptions of Cinema Audiences Synopsis

This is an examination of the concepts of spectatorship in the light of historical accounts of audience reception. The book looks at how audiences have historically talked about Hollywood movies, and the ways in which word-of-mouth responses have affected the reception of individual movies.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780851708102
Publication date: 1st March 2001
Author: Melvyn Stokes, Richard Maltby
Publisher: BFI Publishing an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 240 pages
Categories: History: specific events & topics, Films, cinema, Media studies,

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