Book description:Genre: Womens
1st ed. of "All That Hollywood Allows: Re-Reading Gender in 1950s Melodrama".
ISBN 13: 9780807843123
Number of pages: 206
All That Hollywood Allows explores the representation of gender in popular Hollywood melodramas of the 1950s, the last decade in which film enjoyed a pivotal cultural position. Both a work of feminist film criticism and theory and an analysis of popular culture, this provocative book examines from a cultural studies perspective the top-grossing film melodramas of that deca