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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 shows have now eclipsed films as the premier form of visual narrative art of our time. This new book by one of our finest critics explains—historically, in depth ...
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The Story of the Viewers for Quality Television: From Grassroots to Prime Time

Dorothy Collins Swanson - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 257 pages
Documenting the efforts of one grassroots organization that made a difference, Dorothy Swanson's story extends beyond the realms of television to demonstrate the rewards of ...
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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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TV Creators: Conversations with America's Top Producers of Television Drama ...

James L. Longworth - Performing Arts - 2002 - 322 pages
This sequel provides yet another dozen of today's most acclaimed writers and producers an open, uncensored forum in which they discuss everything from their work ethic to the ...
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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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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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