The Resource Hollywood's White House : the American presidency in film and history, edited by Peter C. Rollins

Hollywood's White House : the American presidency in film and history, edited by Peter C. Rollins

Label
Hollywood's White House : the American presidency in film and history
Title
Hollywood's White House
Title remainder
the American presidency in film and history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter C. Rollins
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Winner of the 2003 Ray and Pat Browne Book Award, given by the Popular Culture Association The contributors to Hollywood's White House examine the historical accuracy of these presidential depictions, illuminate their influence, and uncover how they reflect the concerns of their times and the social and political visions of the filmmakers. The volume, which includes a comprehensive filmography and a bibliography, is ideal for historians and film enthusiasts
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.U64
LC item number
H65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Rollins, Peter C
  • JSTOR
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  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Television and politics
  • Fine Arts
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Television and politics
Label
Hollywood's White House : the American presidency in film and history, edited by Peter C. Rollins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword by Richard Shenkman; Introduction by John E. O'Connor and Peter C. Rollins; PART ONE. REPRESENTING AMERICAN PRESIDENTS; George Washington, The Crossing, and Revolutionary LeadershipStuart Leibiger; The Adams Chronicles: Domesticating the American PresidencyScott F. Stoddart; Jefferson in Love: The Framer FramedJim Welsh; Abraham Lincoln in John Ford's The Iron Horse: Both Trumpetsand Silences Andrew Piasecki
  • Redeeming Lincoln, Redeeming the South: Representations of Abraham Lincoln in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915) and Historical Scholarship Bryan Rommel-RuizTheodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders: A Century of Leadership in Film J. Tillapaugh; Wilson in Technicolor: An Appreciation Donald E. Staples; A Juxtaposition of Conflicting Images: Hubert H. Humphrey andthe Television Coverage of Chicago, 1968 Jaap Kooijman; PART TWO. HOLLYWOOD'S "TAKE": THE PRESIDENCY IN FICTION FILMS
  • Motion Picture Presidents of the 1930s: Factual and FictionalLeaders for a Time of CrisisMichael G. KrukonesGabriel Over the White House (1933): William Randolph Hearst's Fascist Solution for the Great Depression Deborah Carmichael; Populism, Pragmatism, and Political Reinvention: The Presidential Motif in the Films of Frank Capra Ian Scott; The Absent President: Mr. Smith, The Candidate, and BulworthLinda Alkana; Who's In Charge Here? Technology and the Presidency in Fail-Safe (1964) and Colossus (1970) Robert E. Hunter
  • The 100 Million Men: Presidential Action/Adventure Heroes ofIndependence Day (1996) and Air Force One (1997)John Shelton LawrenceA Man of His Word: Aaron Sorkin's American PresidentsLoren P. Quiring; PART THREE. CLOSING IN ON THE PRESENT; Hollywood's Presidents, 1944-1996: The Primacy of CharacterPeter C. Rollins; Richard Nixon as Dick (1999) and the Comedic Treatment of the Presidency Charlene Etkind; "Biological Business-as-Usual": The Beast in Oliver Stone's Nixon Donald Whaley; Myth and Reality in the Hollywood Campaign Film: Primary Colors(1998) and The War Room (1994) Myron A. Levine
  • Bestowing Knighthood: The Visual Aspects of Bill Clinton'sCamelot LegacyLuc HermanHollywood, Impersonation, and Presidential Celebrity in the 1990sDavid Haven Blake; Television Satire and the Presidency: The Case of Saturday Night LiveJohn Matviko; PART FOUR. BIBLIOGRAPHIC OVERVIEW; The Transformed Presidency: The Real Presidency and Hollywood'sReel PresidencyMyron A. Levine; APPENDIX; A Filmography for Images of American Presidents in FilmJohn Shelton Lawrence; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (458 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813127927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hh7gd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775301995
  • (OCoLC)ocn775301995
Label
Hollywood's White House : the American presidency in film and history, edited by Peter C. Rollins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword by Richard Shenkman; Introduction by John E. O'Connor and Peter C. Rollins; PART ONE. REPRESENTING AMERICAN PRESIDENTS; George Washington, The Crossing, and Revolutionary LeadershipStuart Leibiger; The Adams Chronicles: Domesticating the American PresidencyScott F. Stoddart; Jefferson in Love: The Framer FramedJim Welsh; Abraham Lincoln in John Ford's The Iron Horse: Both Trumpetsand Silences Andrew Piasecki
  • Redeeming Lincoln, Redeeming the South: Representations of Abraham Lincoln in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915) and Historical Scholarship Bryan Rommel-RuizTheodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders: A Century of Leadership in Film J. Tillapaugh; Wilson in Technicolor: An Appreciation Donald E. Staples; A Juxtaposition of Conflicting Images: Hubert H. Humphrey andthe Television Coverage of Chicago, 1968 Jaap Kooijman; PART TWO. HOLLYWOOD'S "TAKE": THE PRESIDENCY IN FICTION FILMS
  • Motion Picture Presidents of the 1930s: Factual and FictionalLeaders for a Time of CrisisMichael G. KrukonesGabriel Over the White House (1933): William Randolph Hearst's Fascist Solution for the Great Depression Deborah Carmichael; Populism, Pragmatism, and Political Reinvention: The Presidential Motif in the Films of Frank Capra Ian Scott; The Absent President: Mr. Smith, The Candidate, and BulworthLinda Alkana; Who's In Charge Here? Technology and the Presidency in Fail-Safe (1964) and Colossus (1970) Robert E. Hunter
  • The 100 Million Men: Presidential Action/Adventure Heroes ofIndependence Day (1996) and Air Force One (1997)John Shelton LawrenceA Man of His Word: Aaron Sorkin's American PresidentsLoren P. Quiring; PART THREE. CLOSING IN ON THE PRESENT; Hollywood's Presidents, 1944-1996: The Primacy of CharacterPeter C. Rollins; Richard Nixon as Dick (1999) and the Comedic Treatment of the Presidency Charlene Etkind; "Biological Business-as-Usual": The Beast in Oliver Stone's Nixon Donald Whaley; Myth and Reality in the Hollywood Campaign Film: Primary Colors(1998) and The War Room (1994) Myron A. Levine
  • Bestowing Knighthood: The Visual Aspects of Bill Clinton'sCamelot LegacyLuc HermanHollywood, Impersonation, and Presidential Celebrity in the 1990sDavid Haven Blake; Television Satire and the Presidency: The Case of Saturday Night LiveJohn Matviko; PART FOUR. BIBLIOGRAPHIC OVERVIEW; The Transformed Presidency: The Real Presidency and Hollywood'sReel PresidencyMyron A. Levine; APPENDIX; A Filmography for Images of American Presidents in FilmJohn Shelton Lawrence; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (458 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813127927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hh7gd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775301995
  • (OCoLC)ocn775301995

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