American Film: A History

ISBN-13: 9780393979220

ISBN-10: 0393979229

Author: Jon Lewis

Edition: 1

Publication date:
W. W. Norton & Company
Paperback 512 pages
History, Art, Writing
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Acknowledged author Jon Lewis wrote American Film: A History comprising 512 pages back in 2007. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0393979229 and 9780393979220. Since then American Film: A History textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $16.21 or rent at the marketplace.


Written by a top scholar in the field, American Film: A History gives students a thorough understanding of the fascinating intersection of artistry and economics in Hollywood cinema from the beginning of film history to the present.

A beautiful book and a brisk read, American Film is the most enjoyable and interesting overview of the history of American filmmaking available. Focused on aspects of the film business that are of perennial interest to undergraduates, this book will engage students from beginning to end.