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Hollywood Bloodshed
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Shades of Bloodshed shows how screen violence—how it was depicted by filmmakers, packaged by Hollywood studios, and understood by mainstream audiences—is crucial to making sense of the political and ideological instabilities of the 1980s and Hollywood’s place in it.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Title Page
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  1. Copyright
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  1. Contents
  2. p. v
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  1. Illustrations
  2. p. vii
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-xiv
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xv-xvi
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  1. Introduction: The Mainstreaming of Hollywood Screen Violence
  2. pp. 1-21
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  1. 1. A Bloody Renaissance: Screen Violence and the Rise of the New Hollywood Auteurs
  2. pp. 22-52
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  1. 2. Retreating from the World of Revolution: Controversies over Screen Violence at the Dawn of the Reagan Era
  2. pp. 53-78
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  1. 3. Pure Action, Packaged Violence: The Role of the Action Film in 1980s Hollywood
  2. pp. 79-105
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  1. 4. Fighting Outward, Looking Inward: Violence in the 1980s Vietnam Film
  2. pp. 106-134
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  1. 5. Disavowing Horror: Independent Production, Fandom, and the Fetishizing of Makeup Special Effects
  2. pp. 135-169
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  1. 6.Children in Danger: Screen Violence, Steven Spielberg, and the PG-13 Rating
  2. pp. 170-203
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  1. Conclusion: Fashioning a New Screen Violence from the Old in the 1990s
  2. pp. 215-223
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 215-223
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  1. Works Cited
  2. pp. 225-237
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 239-250
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  1. Author Bio
  2. p. 251
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  1. Back Cover
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