By Leonard Quart,Albert Auster

This post-World battle II survey of yank cinema offers an in-depth exploration of ways movie acts as a robust cultural expression of the yank public's goals and desires.

• comprises an creation that addresses the historical past of the decade and discusses occasions akin to the assaults of September eleven, 2001, storm Katrina, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the industrial main issue, and the election of President Barack Obama

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