Classical Hollywood

1. Explain the relations between industry self-regulation and state censorship in classical Hollywood cinema.
2. Identify 2 key points Lea Jacobs is making in your reading for topic 3 and indicate why you think these are important for this chapter. Where appropriate make reference to the film Blonde Venus.
3. In “Taking Hollywood Seriously (your reading for topic 1), Richard Maltby makes a number of important points about Hollywood and its audiences. Identify 2 points that you think are interesting and describe them.