Stereotype This! Debunking Hollywood's Italian Stereotypes and Myths Stereotype This!  Debunking Hollywood's Italian Stereotypes and Myths Stereotype This! Debunking Hollywood's Italian Stereotypes and Myths
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Stereotypes and Myths

This section presents a number of examples of Hollywood's mistreatment of Italian Americans, along with factual refutations. The distortions and myths have been repeated so often that people may no longer recognize them when they occur.

I hope you enjoy learning from this collection.

Hollywood vs. Joe Truth
Progression or Regression?
Capone and His Era
Mobsters You Should Know
You Can Quote Me
Media Hypocrisy
Beating Up on Italo-Americans
A Legacy of Stereotype and Myth
Presented by Bill Dal Cerro   Copyright 2001