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All About Oscar: The History and Politics of the Academy Awards

All About Oscar: The History and Politics of the Academy Awards (Hardback)

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The year 2003 marks the 75th anniversary of the Academy Awards - arguably the most anticipated spectacle in the world, with over one billion viewers. This book includes statistics, winners (and losers), and anecdotes that have provided a lifetime of memories. Former senior film critic for "Variety", Emanuel Levy includes many new chapters and features: is Oscar a white man's award?; The best foreign language films; the importance of being eccentric; and disabilities and Oscar. New tables include "Oscar Comeback Kids"; "Glaring Omissions"; "All 432 Nominated Films by Running Time"; "All 432 Nominated Films by Date of Release"; and "Worst Pictures and Performances Ever Nominated". This book is neither authorized nor endorsed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Film, TV & DramaFilms, cinema Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. Publication Date: 27/03/2003 ISBN-13: 9780826414526  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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