The Red Rooster Scare: Making Cinema American, 1900-1910
by Abel, Richard
Only once in cinema history have imported films dominated the American market: during the nickelodeon era in the early years of the twentieth century, when the Pathé company's "Red Rooster" films could be found "everywhere." Through extensive original research, Richard Abel demonstrates how crucial French films were in making "going to the movies" popular in the United States, first in vaudeville houses and then in nickelodeons.
Keywords: MOVIES CINEMA
An exceptional copy. California, 1999. Near Fine/Not Applicable. (Inventory #: 2184738)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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