The Movies - Another landmark was in 1927 with the first...

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The Movies, Radio, and Mass Culture With this new leisure time, what were Americans to do? The very first motion pictures…the first real movie with a story  was the 8 minute THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY. Birth of a  nation (1915)…early movies were seen in converted stories called  nickelodeons…Hollywood became the center of movie making. 
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Unformatted text preview: Another landmark was in 1927 with the first talkie The Jazz Singer….beginning in the 1920s Charlie Chaplin…. The radio…the war used radio for military purposes, and then after that all could use the airwaves. In November 1920 the first commercial station- KDKA in Pittsburg- began broadcasting- Amos and Andy...
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