Crowd scenes movies and mass politics michael tratner isbn 9780823229024 kostenloser versand fur alle bucher mit versand und verkauf duch amazon. Many political commentators believed that movies were inherently aligned with the new forms of collectivist mass politics indeed government control of the movie industry became a cornerstone of communist and fascist regimes new political movements that embraced the crowd as the basis of social order michael tratner examines the representations of masses the crowd scenes in hollywood . In hollywood films the seething masses mold private loves while in collectivist movies they turn into organized mass movements fritz lang working first in pre nazi germany and then in hollywood created movies that can be seen as meditations on both ways of using the crowd at the center of many of his movies is a riot when the crowd has intense. Download citation crowd scenes movies and mass politics the movies and the masses erupted on the world stage together in a few decades around the turn of the twentieth century millions of . Michael tratner examines the representations of masses the crowd scenes in hollywood films from the birth of a nation through such popular love stories as gone with the wind the sound of music and dr zhivago he then contrasts these with similar scenes in early soviet and nazi films what emerges is a political debate being carried out in filmic style in both sets of films the crowd is represented as a seething cauldron of emotions
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