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Release Date: April 25, 2003Running Time: 108 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $34,514.00
Genre: Documentary

Cast:

Francis Ford Coppola

William Friedkin

Julie Christie

Polly Platt

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Summary:
The 1970s was an extraordinary time of rebellion, of questioning every accepted idea: political activism, hedonism, protests, the sexual revolution, the women's movement, the civil rights movement, the music revolution, rage and liberation. Every standard by which we set our social and cultural clocks was either turned inside out or thrown away completely and reinvented. For American cinema, the 1970s was an era during which a new generation of filmmakers created work for a new kind of audience--moviegoers who were hungry for stories that reflected their own experiences and who were turning their backs on aged old studio formulas. As a result, emerging filmmakers influenced by foreign direct... Full Summary >>