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Hollywood's Golden Age

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Unique profile and information site about the actors, the actresses, the directors and the great films they made in Hollywood's Golden Age.
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The Life Of One Exceptional Cinematic Genius: Orson Welles ...

The Life Of One Exceptional Cinematic Genius: Orson Welles ... | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
The article talks about the life of Orson Welles, his achievements, success and rise in the world of radio and movies.
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Orson Welles - Biography

Orson Welles - Biography | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it

A pioneer in both film and radio, Orson Welles began his career as a stage actor before going on to create his unforgettable radio version of H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds. In film, he left his artistically indelible mark with such films as Citizen Kane and The Magnificent Ambersons.  Read more about the life of Welles here.

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Classical Hollywood Cinema: Some Distinguishing Stylistic Characteristics

Classical Hollywood Cinema:  Some Distinguishing Stylistic Characteristics | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it

Ten things that define Classical Hollywood Cinema

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The Essentials: 5 Great Howard Hawks Films

The Essentials: 5 Great Howard Hawks Films | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
We love a chamelonic director here at The Playlist, and Howard Hawks was one of the first, and one of the best.
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Top 50 Movies of the 1940s

Political events in Europe - the slow triumph of fascism, which eventually led to World War II - were also focusing the minds of American filmmakers on the possibilities of the cinematic medium, and its inherent dangers. In the 40s, then, Hollywood was in a state of creative tension, suspended between propaganda and political education, between realism and escapism. In many films, the war and the Depression seem to have written an almost subliminal subtext. Sometimes, indeed, the angst became explicit, as in the pessimistic thrillers that still epitomize the Hollywood of the 40s. We are referring, of course, to what we now know as film noir.
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Howard Hawks - Extensive Biography & Filmography

Howard Hawks - Extensive Biography & Filmography | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
Everything you could possibly want to know about Howard Winchester Hawks.
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Opening scene of Scarface Howard Hawks 1932

His first great movie, it catapulted him into the front rank of directors. Notice the single continuous shot.

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Hamlet discussed 1963

Hamlet discussed 1963 | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
Orson Welles, Peter O'Toole and Ernest Milton discuss and analyse William Shakespeare's Hamlet in a 1963 edition of Monitor, the BBC's flagship TV arts programme at the time (I love Peter O'Toole's glasses,Orson Welles' sheen & the unashamedly...
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1941 Movie Review of Welles' Citizen Kane

1941 Movie Review of Welles' Citizen Kane | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it

Here's a 1941 NYTimes review of Welle's "Citizen Kane"

 

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Hollywood Movie Memories

FOR REFERENCE ONLY Hollywood Movie Memories. Remembering the films and stars of Hollywoods greatest decades, the 1920s-1950s. Hollywood history right through its Golden Age.
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Howard Hawks | Camera Obscura

Howard Hawks | Camera Obscura | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
The greatest American director who is not a household name.
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Classical Hollywood Cinema

Classical Hollywood Cinema is a term that has been coined by David Bordwell, Janet Staiger and Kristin Thompson in their seminal study of the same name. In this study the authors performed formalist analysis on a random selection of 100 Hollywood films from 1917 to 1960. They came to the conclusion that during this period a distinctive cinematic style developed that they called classical Hollywood style. 

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Howard Hawks & Hollywood's Golden Age

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Howard Hawks was one of the greatest Hollywood movie directors, who made many classic movies across a wide variety of genres during Hollywood's Golden Age.
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Howard Hawks - Biography

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Director of comedies, dramas, gangster films, science fiction, film noir, and Westerns...Hawks' career spanned the freewheeling days of the original independents in the 1910s, through the studio system in Hollywood from the silent era through the talkies, lasting into the early 1970s.

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Hollywood's Studio System: The End Of An Era - Broowaha

The Hollywood studio system's grand demise occurred during the time between the Great Depression and U.S. entry into World War II. In 1948, the U.S. Department of Justice sued the major studios for anti-competitive practices.

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THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD TRAILER 1951 HOWARD HAWKS

Theatrical trailer for one of the screen's finest science-fiction films, Howard Hawks' THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD (1951), starring Kenneth Tobey, Margaret ...
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Howard Hawks, Hollywood's finest practitioner of everyday chivalry

Howard Hawks, Hollywood's finest practitioner of everyday chivalry | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
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CITIZEN KANE - Movies - Film Forum

CITIZEN KANE - Movies - Film Forum | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
New York's leading movie house for independent premieres and repertory programming; a nonprofit cinema since 1970.
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1953 Movie Review of Hawks' Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

1953 Movie Review of Hawks' Gentlemen Prefer Blondes | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it

A 1953 Review of Hawks' "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"

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Orson Welles… the quest for perfection | Take Me To Your Cinema

Orson Welles… the quest for perfection | Take Me To Your Cinema | Howard Hawks + Orson Welles | Scoop.it
Of course I'm sure you've heard the news this month that the latest Sight And Sound Magazine poll unseated Orson Welles' first movie 1941′s 'Citizen Kane' from it's half-century as the semi-official “Greatest film of all time”.
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