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Caligula and the Fight for Artistic Freedom free pdf Incest, explicit violence, homosexual rape - all presented in graphic clarity for general movie audiences. The fight for artistic freedom in Hollywood movies reached a boiling point when Bob Guccione combined traditional and adult filmmaking values in 1979's controversial "Caligula". Guccione, the publisher of "Penthouse", was passionate about taking his First Amendment battles out of the bedroom and into the courtroom. Through his determination and four-year legal battle, the film was distributed worldwide and now celebrates its 40th anniversary while achieving cult status. This is the story of the making of the film, its distribution, and its social and cultural impact.

About William Hawes

William Hawes is a communications professor at the University of Houston. He has written three books on the history of American television drama, produced over 500 television programs, and managed three educational FM stations.

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Author : William Hawes
Publisher : McFarland
Data Published : 15 January 2009
ISBN : 0786439866
EAN : 9780786439867
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 254 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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