Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood

Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood

Mark Harris


The big apple Times bestseller that follows the making of 5 motion pictures at a pivotal time in Hollywood history

within the mid-1960s, westerns, warfare videos, and blockbuster musicals like Mary Poppins swept the field workplace. The Hollywood studio procedure was once astonishingly profitable for the few who ruled the company. that's, till the tastes of yank moviegoers extensively- and unexpectedly-changed. by way of the Oscar ceremonies of 1968, a cultural revolution had hit Hollywood with the strength of a tsunami, and movies like Bonnie and Clyde, The Graduate, wager who is Coming to Dinner, within the warmth of the Night, and box-office bomb Doctor Doolittle signaled a transformation in Hollywood-and the United States. And as a complete replaced and struggled, careers have been by surprise made and ruined, studios grew and crumbled, and the panorama of filmmaking used to be altered past all reputation.

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