William Wellman
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Forbidden Hollywood’s William Wellman: The Forgotten Man
20 May 2009 // 4:00 PM

The 1934 Production Code’s puritanical stance towards sexuality is often highlighted by contemporary historians, but it also held extremely reactionary political mandates that forbade movie representations of conflicts between capital and labor.


Hotsy-Totsy: 'Safe in Hell'
9 Dec 2011 // 4:00 AM

Pre-Code Melodrama Goes to Hell

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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