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Pictures at a Revolution

Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood

by Mark Harris

Hardcover, 490 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $27.95 |

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Pictures at a Revolution
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Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood
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Documents the cultural revolution behind the making of 1967's five Best Picture-nominated films, including Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, The Graduate, Doctor Doolittle, In the Heat of the Night, and Bonnie and Clyde, in an account that discusses how the movies reflected period beliefs about race, violence, and identity. 40,000 first printing.