Film serials and the American cinema, 1910-1940 : operational detection
Before the advent of television, cinema offered serialised films as a source of weekly entertainment. This book traces the history from the days of silent screen heroines to the sound era's daring adventure serials, unearthing a thriving film culture beyond the self-contained feature. Through e...
Amsterdam University Press
|Series:||Film culture in transition
|Collection:||JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa|
- Operational Detection; 6. Sound Serials: Media Contingency in the 1930s; 7. Conclusion: Telefilm, Cross-Media Migration, and the Demise of the Film Serial; Index of Names; Index of Film Titles; Index of Subjects
- Includes bibliographical references and indexes