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Prime Time, Prime Movers: From I Love Lucy to L.A. Law--America's Greatest ...

David Marc, Robert J. Thompson - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 340 pages
From dominant performers such as Jackie Gleason and Carol Burnett to powerhouse producers such as Norman Lear and Steven Bocho, Prime Time, Prime Movers reviews the stories and ...
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Adventures on Prime Time: The Television Programs of Stephen J. Cannell

Robert J. Thompson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 143 pages
The author examines the work of Stephen J.Cannell, one of television's most prolific and successful producers. Thompson uses theories of film authorship revised for application ...
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The Platinum Age of Television: From I Love Lucy to The Walking Dead, How TV ...

David Bianculli - Social Science - 2016 - 592 pages
Television today is better than ever. From The Sopranos to Breaking Bad, Sex and the City to Girls, and Modern Family to Louie, never has so much quality programming dominated ...
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Quality TV: Contemporary American Television and Beyond

Janet McCabe, Kim Akass - Performing Arts - 2007 - 292 pages
Dealing primarily with the post-1996 era shaped by digital technologies and defined by consumer choice and brand marketing, this book brings together leading scholars ...
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Inside Prime Time

Todd Gitlin - History - 1994 - 369 pages
This is an anatomy and analysis of the television entertainment industry: how it thinks, how it makes decisions, and why it is what it is.
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Billion-dollar Kiss: The Kiss that Saved Dawson's Creek and Other Adventures ...

Jeffrey Stepakoff - Performing Arts - 2007 - 323 pages
A successful television writer and producer draws on his long-time professional experience to trace the evolution of television writing, offering explanations of why quality ...
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Crime Television

Douglas Snauffer - Performing Arts - 2006 - 260 pages
Covers the history of detective and police shows from the early days of Dragnet, through the genre's various transformations in the 70s and 80s, and up to its recent revival ...
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Making Television: Authorship and the Production Process

Robert J. Thompson, Gary Burns - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 212 pages
This collection of essays on television authorship includes work of some of the most prominent scholars in television studies. Rather than assigning one author to individual ...
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Robert J. Thompson, Bob Thompson - Fiction - 2002 - 303 pages
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