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Hollywood history: everything you wanted to know

From silent movies and golden age glamour to the blockbusters of the late 20th century, film historian Mark Glancy answers your questions on Hollywood history

Published: August 14, 2022 at 12:17 pm
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What are the most impactful films in Hollywood history? What made the golden age of film so golden? And how important were Hollywood movies in projecting American values to the wider world? In conversation with Spencer Mizen, Mark Glancy answers listener questions on a cultural powerhouse, from silent movies and glamorous stars to the blockbusters of the late 20th century.


Mark Glancy is the author of Cary Grant, the Making of a Hollywood Legend (OUP, 2021)


Spencer MizenProduction Editor, BBC History Magazine

Spencer is production editor of BBC History Magazine


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