Film Posters Exploitation3822856258, 9783822856253

Author : Graham Marsh, Tony Nourmand, Dave Kehr
"""Description:Sex, drugs, delinquency, Black power, alternative culture and, of course, rock and roll: these are just some of the themes, which have attracted the attention of the cinema's bottom-feeders over the past eighty years. A few of the resulting films have become cult classics, but most were simply tacky - few would probably now want to sit through two hours of ""High School Hellcats"" (1958) or ""Hot Rod Rumble"" (1957). The posters produced to promote them, on the other hand, are wonderful period pieces that vividly evoke the social fears, temptations and taboos of bygone eras. Up until the introduction of the Hayes Code in 1934 Hollywood had few inhibitions
Categories: Art Cinema
Year :2006
Publisher : Evergreen
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 191[185]
File Info : pdf 45 Mb