Copyright © 2022 by ABC-CLIO, LLC All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, except for the inclusion of brief quotations in a review, without prior permission in writing from the publisher. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Names: Crace, Benjamin, author. Title: The American blockbuster : movies that defined their generations / Benjamin Crace. Description: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2022] | Includes bibliographical references. Identifiers: LCCN 2022007539 | ISBN 9781440877803 (hardcover) | ISBN 9781440877810 (ebook) Subjects: LCSH: Blockbusters (Motion pictures)—United States—History. | National characteristics, American, in motion pictures. | Generations—United States. | Motion pictures—Social aspects—United States. | BISAC: PERFORMING ARTS / Film / General | PERFORMING ARTS / Film / Direction & Production Classification: LCC PN1995.9.B598 C73 2022 | DDC 791.430973—dc23/eng/20220810 LC record available at ISBN: 978-1-4408-7780-3 (print) 978-1-4408-7781-0 (ebook) 26 25 24 23 22 1 2 3 4 5 This book is also available as an eBook. Greenwood An Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC ABC-CLIO, LLC 147 Castilian Drive Santa Barbara, California 93117 This book is printed on acid-free paper Manufactured in the United States of America
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