chronicles the upheaval and innovation that took place in the American film industry during an era of pervasive cultural tumult. Exploring the many ideologies embraced by an increasingly diverse Hollywood, Casper offers a comprehensive canon, covering the period's classics as well as its brilliant but overlooked masterpieces.
- A broad overview and analysis of one of American film's most important and innovative periods
- Offers a new, more expansive take on the accepted canon of the era
- Includes films expressing ideologies contrary to the misremembered leftist slant
- Explores and fully contextualizes the dominant genres of the 60s and 70s