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321 I N D E X All titles listed are those of films unless otherwise indicated. Absolute Power, 239 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, 52; awards, 76, 100, 147, 166, 183, 200, 241–242, 244, 264 Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, 257 actors: character, 2; in eighteenth century, 23–24; in leading movie roles, 2–3, 50, 54, 194, 214; and the Method, 121, 122; personal warmth of, 46; political activism and, 5, 93, 119–120; running for office, 70–72, 103, 152; similarities to politicians, 8–9, 25–26, 32, 250–251; social relations with presidents, 6, 31, 37, 69–70, 91, 143–144, 157, 228–229; and studios, 117; twentiethcentury realism of, 40, 49, 50, 61–62. See also stardom in movies Adams, Abigail, 24 Adams, Henry, 20, 33; Democracy (novel), 20, 21 Adams, John, 20; and the presidency, 13, 15, 284; and theater, 23, 24 Adams, John Quincy, 20, 24, 28 Adams, Nabby (Abigail), 24 Adams, Sherman, 227 Adler, Stella, 121 Adorno, Theodore W., 291 advertising: Boorstin on, 135; in 1920s, 47–48; political, 153; in presidential campaigns, 9, 43, 101, 173–174, 221–222; Ziegler and, 181–182 Advise and Consent, 123, 145 African Americans, 263, 266; and movies, 286; in 1960s, 157; Obama and, 271–272, 273, 276, 285 Agee, James, 86–87 Ailes, Roger: and Fox News Channel, 260; and 1988 campaign, 221–222; and Nixon, 170, 173–174, 175, 179, 191, 193, 219 Air Force One, 230–231, 281 Akerson, George, 59, 97 Alamo, The, 146 Aldrin, Buzz, 177 Alessandra, Tony, 2 Allen, Craig, 108 Allende, Salvador, 163 All Quiet on the Western Front, 125, 292 Altman, Robert, 210, 211 Ambrose, Stephen, 105–106, 163 American Graffiti, 211 American Hero (novel), 205 American Idol (TV show), 265 American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 51–52, 62 American President, The, 232–233, 239 Anatomy of a Murder, 120 Anderson, Clinton P., 134 Anderson, Gilbert S. “Broncho Billy,” 61 Aniston, Jennifer, 290 Annenberg, Moses, 84 Apartment, The, 158 Apocalypse Now, 233, 258 322 index Arbuckle, Roscoe “Fatty,” 59 Arkoff, Samuel Z., 118 Armstrong, Neil, 177 Arnold, Thurman, 81 Arthur, Chester Alan, 138 Arvad, Inga, 143 Arzner, Dorothy, 66 Asner, Edward, 189–190 Atwater, Lee, 221, 223, 226, 249, 252 Audacity of Hope, The (book), 275 Audience Research Institute, 286 audiences: critical contemporary, 272–273; motion picture, 53, 56, 119, 198, 286, 288–289; and movie stars, 64, 287–288; passivity of, 37, 154; and personality, 138, 244 authenticity, 23–24, 62, 289; favored in 1950s and 1960s, 105, 111–113, 138; 1970s and 1980s decline, 180, 182, 215 Autry, Gene, 69 Ayers, William, 273–274 Baby Boom, cultural legacy of, 208–209, 234, 235, 237, 240, 275; and Hollywood, 210–212, 233–234 Bacall, Lauren, 88–89, 93, 99, 312n58 Bachelor, The (TV show), 265 Bachmann, Michele, 290 Baird, Julia, 290 Baker, Art, 91 Baker, James, III, 189, 197, 227 Ball, Lucille, 117 Bancroft, Anne, 121 Barber, James David, 197 Barnum, Phineas T., 45, 106, 119 Barrymore, Lionel, 123 Bartlett, Dan, 254, 261 Barton, Bruce, 44 Basinger, Jeanine, 67 Bates, Blanche, 43 Batman, 222–223 Batman and Robin, 266, 268 Battle-Cry of Peace, The, 38 Battle Report: Washington (TV show), 96–97 Beatty, Warren, 254; in 1960s and 1970s, 150, 210; in 1990s, 241; and PT 109, 125; and Reagan, 195–196 Becky Sharp, 166 Beery, Wallace, 70 Begala, Paul, 229 Beginning or the End, The, 91 Beinhart, Larry, 205 Bell, Rex, 65 Bening, Annette, 232 Benjamin, Robert, 158 Bennett, William, 221 Benny, Jack, 122 Benton, Robert, 210 Bergen, Polly, 124 Bergman, Ingmar, 210 Berlin, Irving, 101, 124 Bernard, Dorothy, 62 Bernays, Edward, 44, 45–47, 60 Bernhardt, Sarah, 10 Bernstein, Carl, 242 Bertolucci, Bernardo, 195 Best Man, The, 124 Best Years of Our Lives, The, 91 Biden, Joseph, 280, 281 Big Brother (TV show), 265 Bin Laden, Osama, 203, 246, 280–281 Birds, The, 223 Bishop, Carl, 38 Bishop, Joey, 143 Black, Conrad, 84 Black Hawk Down, 282 Blair, Betsy, 93 Blue Velvet, 207 Boettiger, John, 75 Bogar, Thomas, 24, 29 Bogart, Humphrey, 71, 88, 89, 92, 93, 117, 127 Bogdanovich, Peter, 210 Bonnie and Clyde, 150, 177, 210 Boorstin, Daniel J., 135–136, 141–142 Booth, Edwin, 31, 33, 80; and Players, 32, 283 Booth, John Wilkes, 31, 201, 283 Booth, Junius Brutus, 31 Booth, Junius Brutus, Jr., 31 Bordwell, David, 53, 213–214 Bottoms, Timothy, 258 Bow, Clara, 64–65, 66 Boyd, William (Hopalong Cassidy), 66 Bradlee...

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ISBN
9780813554051
Related ISBN
9780813554044
MARC Record
OCLC
811410932
Pages
344
Launched on MUSE
2012-10-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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