The Star Decades: Acting for America: Movie Stars of the 1980s

Editor: Eberwein, Robert
Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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ISBN: 978-0-8135-4759-6
Category: Arts & Leisure - Film & Television
Image Count: 60
Book Status: Available

Acting for America focuses on the way film icons engaged in and defined some major issues of cultural and social concern to America during the 1980s. Scholars employing a variety of useful approaches explore how these movie stars films speak to an increased audience awareness of advances in feminism, new ideas about masculinity, and the complex political atmosphere in the Age of Reagan.

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