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Eileen Bowser chronicles the background of the yankee movie company from the times of storefront nickelodeons to the ideal of D. W. Griffith's The beginning of a Nation. The influence of the surroundings--the measurement of the corridor; no matter if the movie used to be proven on my own or besides vaudeville leisure; and the scale, caliber, and relevance of the musical background--are all tested for his or her effect at the filmgoing adventure.
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