Film & Theater


United Artists
The Company Built by the Stars
Tino Balio

"This is the complete and often fascinating story of that birth, decline, and rebirth [of United Artists]. Tino Balio has written a book of distinct value to all who have a serious interest in the history of motion pictures."Los Angeles Times Book Review

Tino Balio, professor in the Department of Communication Arts at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is the author of United Artists: The Company That Changed the Film Industry, and the editor of The American Film Industry as well as the 22 volume Wisconsin/Warner Bros. Screenplay series, all published by the University of Wisconsin Press. He directed the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theatre Research from 1966 to 1882.

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January 1976
LC: 75-012208 PN
344 pp., 57 illus.
ISBN-10: 0-299-06944-3
ISBN-13: 978-0-299-06944-5 Paper $19.95 s

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