Movie Sources and Resources

Some sources consulted for this section:

  • CinemaTreasures: website (catalog of historic movie theaters)
  • Time magazine archives
  • for All-Movie Guide
  • The New Yorker
  • Broadway: It's History, People and Places, Ken Bloom
  • Variety
  • Photoplay
  • The American Film Industry, Tino Balio,
  • The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry, Anthony Slide
  •  International Motion Picture Almanac 1946/1947 
  • The Radio City Music Hall, Charles Francisco
  • America Goes to the Movies: 100 Years of Motion Picture Exhibition, Barbara Stones
  • A History of Film, Jack Ellis
  • Merely Colossal: The Story of the Movies From the Long Chase to the Chaise Longue, Arthur Mayer
  • Film Writing and Selected Journalism, James Agee, Library of America
  • Boom and Bust: The American Cinema in the 1940s, Volume 6, The History of the American Cinema, Thomas Schatz
  • Great Fortune, The Epic of Rockefeller Center, David Okrent
  • Wikipedia
  • Animation World Magazine
  • "Why did the horror movie factories shut down after World War II?"  Ron Miller,