Hollywoodism : Jews, Movies and the American Dream

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Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream

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Hollywoodism : Jews, Movies and the American Dream

Release Date: March 22, 1998

Year    :   1998
Slogan    :   «They fled a nightmare to build a dream»
Genres    :   Documentary
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Director    :   Simcha Jacobovici, Stuart Samuels
Producers    :   Simcha Jacobovici, Elliott Halpern
Writers    :   Simcha Jacobovici, Neal Gabler
RunTime    :   100 mins.

This film discusses the effect on how major American films in Hollywood were influenced by the Eastern European Jewish culture that most of the major movie moguls who controlled the studios shared. Through clips of various films, the filmmakers illustrate the dominant themes like that of the outsider, the outspoken American patriotism, and rooting for the underdog in society.




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