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Celluloid skyline : New York and the movies, James Sanders

Label
Celluloid skyline : New York and the movies
Title
Celluloid skyline
Title remainder
New York and the movies
Statement of responsibility
James Sanders
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how movies have shaped, influenced, mythologized, and invented New York City in such films as "42nd Street," "Rear Window," "Taxi Driver," "Annie Hall," and "Ghostbusters," and reveals how the real-life New York City has been transformed by Hollywood
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sanders, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N49
LC item number
S25 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York <NY>
  • New York <NY, Motiv>
  • New York (N.Y.) au cinéma
  • New York (N.Y.) au cinéma
  • Motion pictures
  • Films
  • Filmindustrie
  • Film
  • New York (NY, Motiv)
  • Film
Label
Celluloid skyline : New York and the movies, James Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 460-464) and index
  • Filmography: p. 466-478
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Domestic Elaborations -- Mansion, Apartment, and Loft
  • Worlds of Difference -- Dead End and Rear Window
  • Lofty Perches -- Penthouse, Terrace, Rooftop, and Nightclub
  • Edge of the City -- Waterfront, Train Station, and Grand Hotel
  • Dancing Lights -- Broadway and Times Square
  • Eight Million Stories
  • On Location -- Filming the City After 1945
  • Nighttown -- The Dark Side of the City
  • Changing City -- Renewal and Preservation
  • A Heightened Reality -- Street Meets Stage
  • Mythic Cities
  • Sidewalk Moments -- Filming the City: 1896-1928
  • Dreaming the City -- New Yorkers in Hollywood
  • Building the Dream -- The Studio Production System
  • On the Town
  • Emerald Cities -- Skylines of Fantasy
  • Something Big -- Skyscraper and Office Building
  • Street Scene -- Row House, Tenement, and Housing Project
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xi], 496 pages
Isbn
9780394570624
Lccn
2001091010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48470557
  • (OCoLC)ocm48470557
Label
Celluloid skyline : New York and the movies, James Sanders
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 460-464) and index
  • Filmography: p. 466-478
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Domestic Elaborations -- Mansion, Apartment, and Loft
  • Worlds of Difference -- Dead End and Rear Window
  • Lofty Perches -- Penthouse, Terrace, Rooftop, and Nightclub
  • Edge of the City -- Waterfront, Train Station, and Grand Hotel
  • Dancing Lights -- Broadway and Times Square
  • Eight Million Stories
  • On Location -- Filming the City After 1945
  • Nighttown -- The Dark Side of the City
  • Changing City -- Renewal and Preservation
  • A Heightened Reality -- Street Meets Stage
  • Mythic Cities
  • Sidewalk Moments -- Filming the City: 1896-1928
  • Dreaming the City -- New Yorkers in Hollywood
  • Building the Dream -- The Studio Production System
  • On the Town
  • Emerald Cities -- Skylines of Fantasy
  • Something Big -- Skyscraper and Office Building
  • Street Scene -- Row House, Tenement, and Housing Project
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xi], 496 pages
Isbn
9780394570624
Lccn
2001091010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48470557
  • (OCoLC)ocm48470557

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