Bigger Than Blockbusters
Movies That Defined AmericaBook - 2009
Whether it's the hum drum existence of Marion Crane and her illicit love affair, the psychotic antics of Norman Bates, the sudden irrational migration of birds, a crop duster swooping down on Roger Thornhill in the middle of nowhere, or Vincent Vega and Mia Wallace's unforgettable dance at Jack Rabbit Slim's - they are all cinematic moments that forever changed the psyche and viewing experience of American audiences. 100 Films That Changed the Twentieth Century tells the stories behind the most significant and influential films in American culture, movies that have had a profound influence on the literary, cinematic and popular culture of our time.
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2009.
Branch Call Number: 791.43097/ROMAN
Characteristics: xi, 415 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.