Presents a listing and plot summarizations of more than one hundred iconic films made between 1915 and 2008 that had a significant impact on American popular culture, including such movies as qBirth of a Nation, q qPsycho, q qDr. Strangelove, q and qDances with Wolves.q... but rather to offer the reader a compelling rationale to consider why any of the films listed deserve to be cultural icons that changed ... To accomplish this, one must make determinations that may not always be agreeable to a larger audience of critics but ... Such a film is expressive of defining our foibles and measuring the capacities of behavior within a dynamic of a filma#39;s ... to be culturally impressive; they may have a lighter side that offers humor and pathos in an endearing theme.
|Title||:||Bigger Than Blockbusters|
|Author||:||James W. Roman|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2009|