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Pretty people : movie stars of the 1990s / edited by Anna Everett.

Publication:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2012.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Star decades: American culture/American cinema.
Star decades: American culture/American cinema
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Subjects:
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Contents:
Introduction / Anna Everett
Arnold Schwarzenegger: corporeal charisma / Linda Ruth Williams
Jodie Foster: feminist hero? / Karen Hollinger
Denzel Washington: a revisionist black masculinity / Melvin Donalson
Julia Roberts: cultural phenomenon / R. Barton Palmer
Leonardo DiCaprio: king of the "world" / Murray Pomerance
Andy Garcia, Antonio Banderas, and Edward James Olmos: stardom, masculinity, and "Latinidades" / Laura Isabel Serna
Tom Hanks and Tom Cruise: the box office and "true masculinity" / Mary Beth Haralovich
Angela Bassett and Halle Berry: African American leading ladies / Mia Mask
Michael Douglas: an ordinary man / Donna Peberdy
Pierce Brosnan: licensed to sell / Tracey Hoover and Toby Miller
Johnny Depp and Keanu Reeves: Hollywood and the iconoclasts / Anna Everett .
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Everett, Anna, 1954-
ISBN:
9780813552446 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813552443 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813552453 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813552451 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813553252 (ebook)
0813553253 (ebook)
OCLC:
730906339