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Journalism Quiz #5
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Which group of people began and perfected the film industry?
Foreigners - Jews
Five center "Theatre" machines
Which guy had a major influence on Edison, wanted to capture animals on film to answer the questions "do all four horse hooves touch the ground at the same time during a race?
Who was a famous female comedian who was very scandalous and coined the phrase "When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better."
Who replaces Mae West in 1934
Who said Americans do not enjoy commercial advertising
Where was the first film censored?
Atlantic City, NJ
What was the supreme court ruling that stated that film is a frivolous business only concerned with money, and therefore it has no first amendment right.
Mutual Film VS. Industrial Commission of Ohio
Whose career was ruined after William Randolph Hurst published a story about a movie starlet who died during a party.
Who was concerned for the moral fiber of American youth?
What sanitized films based on unreality?
Hollywood Production Code
Who was the first hired Public Relations person for the film industry who did a bad job and was not tough?
The second to be hired to toughen the moral code, who threated film with government action if it continued down its "racy" path against the Hollywood Production Code?
What was the first talking picture?
The Jazz Singer - Al Jolson
What was the Committee that discussed and investigate communist in the film industry and led to the 2nd red scare.
House of Un-American Activities Committee
What killed the idea of going to the movie theatre?
Who published the Watergate story in 1971 in the Washington Post and won the presidents award for journalism one year ago, and passed away recently.
Who was hired by CBS to report on the Nazi attacks of WW2 on radio?
How many studios were there when Hollywood was first considered to be a monopoly
Production, distribution and exhibition all by one company
What supreme court case held a NY censor and an importer of an Italian short film depicting the mother of Jesus as a crazy woman, leading to the US giving film the right to the fist amendment.
Burstyn VS Wilson
A list of everyone who was thought to be a communist in Hollywood Studios
If one would strike for better wages and working conditions, Hollywood hired thugs and considered the strikers to be communist, this is referred to as,
What was the prime reason for the scare of Communism in film in the 1930s
Joseph Stalin and the Russian Revolution
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