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Janine Basinger; Susan McCarthy
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Film expert Janine Basinger, and financial analyst Susan McCarthy


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54:02 minutes (25.94 MB)
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Janine Basinger, chair of Weslyan University's Film Department and director of the Weslyan Cinema Archive, talks about her new book, The Star Machine, which looks at the manufacturing of movie stars by the major studios of the 1930's. Also, financial analyst Susan McCarthy discusses her book, The Value of Money, which breaks with conventional wisdom and argues that people must factor their emotional needs into their financial decisions.

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