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British TV and Film Culture in the 1950s

Coming to a TV Near You

by Su Holmes

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Intellect Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Media studies,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Great Britain,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Television - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Mass Media - General,
  • Performing Arts / Mass Media,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Films,
  • Motion pictures and television,
  • Televisiespelen,
  • gtt

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8920199M
    ISBN 101841501212
    ISBN 109781841501215

    In , Diners Club, the first modern credit card was introduced, which would eventually change the financial lives of every American in the years to come. In February, Senator Joseph McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) claimed in a speech in West Virginia that there were over Communists in the U.S. State Department, beginning a witch hunt that would result in the blacklisting of many : Jennifer Rosenberg. F ashion is rarely contained neatly in one decade, and the popular look that dominated womenswear in the s actually emerged in the late s. When Christian Dior’s “New Look” appeared in February , it became an instant success and the nipped-in waist and full-skirted silhouette remained the leading style until the mids.

    Television series which originated in the United Kingdom in the decade s. i.e. in the years to Television shows that originated in other countries and only later aired in the United Kingdom should be removed from this category and its sub-categories.   In this definitive and long-awaited history of s British cinema, Sue Harper and Vincent Porter draw extensively on previously unknown archive material to chart the growing rejection of post-war deference by both film-makers and cinema audiences.3/5.

    10 novels written in the s we love even more today 10/07/ / 10 Comments / in Book Bash, Cool Culture / by JPW Unlike us forgetful, breakable and generally unreliable human folk, good old books get better and better with age. 6Hollywood and Television in the s: The Roots of DiversificationEarly Interactions Between the Film Industry and TelevisionStrategies for Coexistence with TelevisionThe New DiversificationConclusionJanet Wasko Source for information on Hollywood and Television in the s: The Roots of Diversification: History of the American Cinema dictionary.


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Holmes, Su () British television and film culture in the s: coming to a TV near you. Intellect Books ISBN (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this : Su Holmes.

Get this from a library. British TV and film in the s: coming to a TV near you. [Su Holmes] -- "This book focuses on the emerging historical relations between British television an film culture in the s. Drawing upon archival research, it does this by exploring the development of the early.

British Film Culture in the s is an invigorating read, bold in its scope and imaginative in its organisation and methodology This is a study of great richness and depth, intellectually risk-taking and provocative. It not only redefines our understanding of the s, but also the task of the film historian, moving decisively away from the study of a body of films to a broader engagement.

In the s and s, the bumper crop of children born after World War II, known collectively as the baby boomers, grew into teenagers and young the largest single generation up until that point in American history, the baby boomers had a tremendous effect on popular culture.

s Pop Culture; s Music; Shaping the ’60s ; The s were a decade marked by the post-World War II boom, the dawn of the Cold War and the Civil Rights movement in. Films not made in the s, but have a 's setting (both partially or completely). The 's is one of my favorite movie setting, which is why I made this list.

Refine See titles to. The United Kingdom has had a significant film industry for over a century. While film production reached an all-time high inthe "golden age" of British cinema is usually thought to have occurred in the s, during which the directors David Lean, Michael Powell, (with Emeric Pressburger) and Carol Reed produced their most critically acclaimed distributors: Warner Bros.

%, Paramount. In more than million TV sets were sold in the United States, and U.S. TV sales were never less than 5 million in the years 5 Poll results released by Paramount in revealed that families with television in the home decreased their film-going by percent; Paramount assured the press that these figures were more.

This is a list of British television related events from Events January. No events. February. 23 February – First televised report of general election results in the UK. March.

No events. April. 3 April – The BBC aspect ratio changes from to May. 21 May – The BBC's Lime Grove television studios open.

June. No events. Britain in was different, in many ways, from Britain today. in Nikolaus Pevsner’s lectures on ‘The Englishness of English Art’ and the series of books on English heritage published by Collins. But many writers feared that traditional English culture was being rapidly undermined.

The British media in were still dominated. entitled “British Culture and Society in the s”. The conference had an array of panels and papers on a wide range of aspects of British culture and society of the decade: television, novels, drama, music, critical theory, film, journalism, political activism and radical culture.

There were also showings of rare films, and plenary. BBC Culture polled book critics outside the UK, to give an outsider’s perspective on the best in British literature. The greatest British novels - BBC Culture Homepage. Books shelved as s: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, Fahrenheit by Ray Bradbury, Lord of the Flies by William Golding, Lolita by Vladimir.

A few more (Oh a Disney cartoon or film adaptation boosted book sales): * n - Lord of the Rings / Hobbit * - / Animal Farm * Enid blyton - Famous Five / Secret 7 * e - Swallows and Amazons * Bible * J.

Austen - Pr. Movie studios became more cautious. A $, flop was a hardship, but a $5 million flop was a disaster. TV’s free entertainment in American homes created a situation that kept movie companies reeling.

It cut down greatly on box office attendance. There was also a breakdown of the star system. Culture Film Books Music Art & design TV & radio Stage The 10 best British youth cultures.

Share on Facebook The modernist movement of the late s. Culture Film Books Music Top 10 books about women in the s It was also through Spencer that I found out about the existence of a series of books published in the s .