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Leitch, Thomas. 2019. Instead of the real thing: Six ways to talk about what Hollywood does to European films. Communications 44 (3) : 342–351.
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De Gruyter


This essay reviews five different ways in which commentators have described what Hollywood does in remaking European films which audiences frequently regard as having a uniquely intimate connection with their European subjects: Hollywoodizing, Americanizing, Europeanizing, appropriating, and reframing them.