Robin Wood lists 12 American values of classic Hollywood movies

Film thinker Robin Wood made a list of 12 American values featured in classic Hollywood movies that represented the funadmental ideology of American filmmaking, in his 1976 paper “Ideology, Genre, Auteur.”┬áIn it, he specified the list as being “more specifically, the values and assumptions so insistently embodied in and reinforced by the classical Hollywood cinema.”…