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Sex Stupidity and Greed

Inside the American Movie Industry

by Ian Grey

  • 256 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Juno Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Movie/Tv Tie-Ins,
  • USA,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8528597M
    ISBN 100965104273
    ISBN 109780965104272

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SEX, STUPIDITY, AND GREED: INSIDE THE AMERICAN MOVIE INDUSTRY is not without its merits. The chapter discussing the establishment of the MPAA in the late s and the frequently inconsistent application of its rating system is very eye-opening, and Grey's interview with the sometimes reviled actress Sean Young is also an interesting read/5(9).

In Sex, Stupidity, and Greed, author Ian Grey probes the dark, sordid, stupid underside of the glamorous, glittering veneer of Sex Stupidity and Greed book. Packed with outrageous anecdotes, insider interviews, unbelievable stills and production sketches, this compulsively readable volume exposes the incredible scandals and lurid excesses at the heart of the film industry/5.

But what is most off-putting is the smarmy, masturbatory self-promoting glee with which Grey imbues the whole book. In the end, "Sex, Stupidity and Greed" isn't about exposing the failings of Hollywood or proposing a solution (which Grey implies lies with hipsterish, z-grade, ironically so-bad-it's-good horror schlock), it's about showing the /5.

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book review by Gary Johnson: Sex, Stupidity and Greed is an incendiary look behind the scenes in Hollywood. Penned with caustic prose that burns past the grins and glad hands that typically accompany Tinsel Town hype, author Ian Grey has set his sights on exposing the ignorance and greed that has currently shaped American cinema.

If we're looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power. O'Rourke. Love Stupidity Power People. If you talk to most businessmen, they'll say that what they do is for the public good, but you know they're just greedy, and consumers are just.

Physicist Stephen Hawking said pollution coupled with human greed and stupidity were the biggest threats to humanity. Near the time of his death, the late Stephen Hawking remained convinced that the human race would require a “Planet B” if the species hoped to continued its existence.

Hawking believed that climate change would be humanity's extinction. Sex is neither: neither is it the ultimate goal nor the ultimate barrier. Sex is a simple phenomenon as hunger or thirst; there is nothing more to it.

Neither is it what the Eastern mind has been thinking about it. The Eastern mind is too afraid of sex. Out of fear, sex has moved into the head; through the door of fear it entered into the head. FORGET artificial intelligence and nuclear war, Professor Stephen Hawking has sensationally warned it will be humans’ stupidity and greed which will usher in the end of time.

By Sean Martin. If we’re looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn’t test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.” —P.J. O’Rourke. “Do not ever say that the desire to “do good” by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.” —Ayn Rand.

“There is no sin except stupidity. "Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction." - Erich Fromm, Escape From Freedom "Greed. Sex, Stupidity and Greed: Inside the American Movie Industry.

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King last spoke to Hawking six years ago, when Hawking said: “Mankind is in danger of destroying ourselves by our greed and stupidity.” On Monday, King checked in with him to see what has changed in the past six years. “We have certainly not become less greedy or less stupid,” Hawking replied.

This article (Stephen Hawking: Greed and Stupidity Will End Humanity Earlier than Expected) is a free and open source. You have permission to republish this article under a Creative Commons license with attribution to the author and 50 Wise & Profound Quotes on Ignorance and Stupidity Ignorance means lacking knowledge; yet, possessing information alone does not mean having knowledge People may be aware of a multitude of facts and there may be vast amounts of information available but, if the matter is not properly understood, no knowledge will accrue, and ignorance.

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I don’t know if you watched the documentary but is not that bad.#1 Ian Grey (5 May - 5 June ); New Zealand-born historian - Peter the Great #2 Ian Grey b. - Sex Stupidity and Greed: Inside the American Movie Industry.