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Pages: 248
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In Magnificent Obsession: The Outrageous History of Film Buffs, Collectors, Scholars, and Fanatics, author Anthony Slide looks at the way film has dominated the minds and lives of film buffs, film collectors, film academics, and just plain fans of past movies. Based on the author's more than fifty years in
The Myth Of The Blitz
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Angus Calder
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-30 - Publisher: Random House

The Myth of the Blitz was nurtured at every level of society. It rested upon the assumed invincibility of an island race distinguished by good humour, understatement and the ability to pluck victory from the jaws of defeat by team work, improvisation and muddling through. In fact, in many ways,
Fascism in Film
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Marcia Landy
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Through her study of the narrative themes and strategies of Italian commercial sound films of the fascist era, Marcia Landy shows that cultural life under fascism was not monopolized by official propaganda. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously
Persistence of Vision
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Joseph McBride
Categories: Motion picture plays
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