Films about Labor Unions Essay by The Research Group

Films about Labor Unions
Discusses two sets of Hollywood films on labor unions, corruption and labor-capital conflict.
# 69735 | 2,300 words | 13 sources | APA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Film (Analysis, Criticism, Etc.) , Film (General)


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This paper discusses two Hollywood films on labor unions, corruption and labor-capital conflict. It explores how each film depicts union activity. The films are Elia Kazan's 1954 "On the Waterfront" and Paul Schrader's 1997 "Blue Collar. The paper examines the different style and approach to union politics of each film.

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Hollywood has often used its capacity as a producer of popular entertainment to address political and ideological concerns..."

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