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Supervised By D.W. Griffith?

The Griffith Project Volume 12 : Essays on D.W. Griffith

British Film Institute, 2008

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... Frances J. Grandon; cast: Francis McDonald, W.E. Lawrence, Wilbur Higby, Eleanor Washington, Adoni Fovieri; source: RL VICTORINE (Majestic) – 1 August 1915 (2 r.); dir.: Paul Powell; sc.: based on the story The Goings On of Victorine, by Julian...

Conclusion: ‘The Last Movie Star’

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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George Clooney

British Film Institute, 2019

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... on working and maintaining their elevated status into their fifties, but eventually they must accept their leading status has gone (McDonald 2013: 30).Clooney’s honest assessment of his own status reflects on the more general age patterning...

Introduction: Clooney And Modern Hollywood

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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George Clooney

British Film Institute, 2019

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... to people, using metaphors such as ‘brand personality’ or ‘brand identity’ to explain how brands communicate. Movie stardom flips that relationship, making the person into a brand, a collection of signs and meanings used to sell films (McDonald...

Cross-Media Stardom: Television/Film

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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George Clooney

British Film Institute, 2019

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... Michael J. Fox, Denzel Washington, Bruce Willis, Robin Williams, Tom Hanks, Jim Carrey, Brad Pitt and Will Smith are just some of the male actors who’ve become bankable film names on the back of television careers (McDonald 2013: 116–18)....

Actorvist Stardom: Entertainment/Politics

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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George Clooney

British Film Institute, 2019

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... through American film history with high-profile figures including Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Warren Beatty, Barbra Streisand, Paul Newman, Gregory Peck, Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, Harry Belafonte, Edward G. Robinson and Charles...

Bringing Entertainment Home: The Consumer Electronics Industry and the VCR

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Video and DVD Industries

British Film Institute, 2007

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...The videocassette recorder or VCR was the product of two histories, one technological the other social. Technologically the VCR has a very specific history tied to the research and development programmes undertaken in Japan, the US...

Hollywood Home Entertainment: Controlling and Profiting from Video Software

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Video and DVD Industries

British Film Institute, 2007

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...Alongside Japan’s technological leadership in consumer electronics, the Hollywood film industry is the other key influence in the global video business. Since the establishment of the VCR as a mass consumer medium in the late 1970s...

Flexible Stardom: Independence/Hollywood

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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George Clooney

British Film Institute, 2019

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... across media, hire their services out to various employers, appear in films made and circulated by different models of production and distribution, and whose commercial value is deployed across varying tiers of the film market (McDonald...

Conclusion: Video Futures

Paul McDonald

Paul McDonald is Professor of Cultural and Creative Industries and Vice Dean (People & Planning) for Arts in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at King’s College London, UK. He is the author of The Star System: Hollywood’s Production of Popular Identities (2000); Hollywood Stardom (2013) and Video and DVD Industries (BFI 2007). His co-edited volumes include, with Janet Wasko, The Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry (2008) and with Emily Carman, Eric Hoyt and Philip Drake, Hollywood and the Law (BFI 2015). He is the co-editor, with Michael Curtin, of the BFI series International Screen Industries. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Video and DVD Industries

British Film Institute, 2007

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...Video media – the VCR, videocassettes, videodisc, VCD and DVD – have transformed the time and the spaces of media consumption. The recordability and reproducibility of videocassettes and DVDs have separated audiovisual media content from...

Working Girls

Paul Elliott

Paul Elliott teaches film and film theory at the University of Worcester. He has published research on Hitchcock, embodied film theory, the French psychoanalyst Felix Guattari, and various elements of British cinema. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Studying The British Crime Film

Auteur, 2014

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... ibid. In Dancing with Crime Joy Goodall, played by Sheila Sim, takes a job as a dance hall hostess to investigate the illegal activities of Paul Baker (Barry K. Barnes) the local small time gangster. As she discusses her decision with her...