United Artists, Volume 1, 1919-1950: The Company Built by the Stars

United Artists, Volume 1, 1919-1950: The Company Built by the Stars

Tino Balio


United Artists used to be a special movie corporation within the historical past of Hollywood. based by means of Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, and director D.W. Griffith—four of the best names of the silent era—United Artists functioned as a distribution corporation for autonomous manufacturers. during this energetic and particular heritage of United Artists from 1919 via 1951, movie pupil Tino Balio chronicles the company’s fight for survival, its upward push to prominence because the Tiffany of the undefined, and its close to extinction within the 1940s.
    This variation is up-to-date with a brand new creation through Balio that locations in reduction UA’s operations for these readers who should be unusual with movie practices and provides new standpoint to the company’s position inside Hollywood.

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