Publisher: Routledge (January 22, 2016)
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hundreds of thousands of usa citizens were extremely joyful, scared, titillated, and surprised by way of exploitation videos, low price range motion pictures with many scenes of intercourse, violence, and different most likely lurid parts. The time period derives from the truth that promoters of such motion pictures take advantage of the contents in advertisements that performs up the sexual or violent points of the flicks. this can be the 1st finished research of the yankee exploitation movie to be released. It discusses 5 certain genres: the teenager motion picture, the sexploitation movie, the martial arts motion picture, the blaxploitation movie and the lawbreaker photo. Contained inside those genres are many renowned American movie varieties, together with seashore video clips, biker photos, and women's felony videos. The examine offers a historical past and sociopolitical research of every style, concentrating on major motion pictures in these genres. It additionally discusses the economics of exploitation movies and their position within the movie undefined, the improvement of drive-in theaters, the importance of the teenage viewers, and the impact of the videocassette. ultimately, the e-book applies significant movie and cultural theories to set up a classy for comparing the exploitation movie and to discover the connection among movie and viewers.