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The Resource A divided world : Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948, Nick Smedley, (electronic resource)

A divided world : Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948, Nick Smedley, (electronic resource)

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A divided world : Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948
Title
A divided world
Title remainder
Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948
Statement of responsibility
Nick Smedley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smedley, Nicholas
Dewey number
791.43/658
LC call number
PN1993.5.U65
LC item number
S545 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lubitsch, Ernst
  • Lang, Fritz
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Motion picture industry
  • Expatriate motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion pictures
  • Germans
  • Sex role in motion pictures
  • Immigrants
  • United States
Label
A divided world : Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948, Nick Smedley, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Once upon a time in America: American society and culture, 1933-1948 -- The keeper of the flame: Hollywood and the cinema of liberal idealism -- Trouble in paradise: Hollywood films and American social change -- Case study 1: 'Everything that happens must be strictly American': Fritz Lang and Hollywood idealism -- Case study 2: Sex, violence and alcohol: Billy Wilder in the 1940s -- The devil is a woman: Hollywood films and the American woman -- 'Definitely bawdy and offensively suggestive': Lubitsch and the American woman -- 'Love cures the wounds it makes': Lang and Wilder: conventional portraits of the American woman -- The world changes: Hollywood and international affairs -- Case study 5: 'World political theater': Lubitsch and foreign affairs -- Case study 6: 'As corruptible as the others': Wilder on America and Europe -- Case study 7: 'Propaganda can be art': Lang and international affairs -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000535941
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781841504025
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010041838
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000535941
Label
A divided world : Hollywood cinema and emigré directors in the era of Roosevelt and Hitler, 1933-1948, Nick Smedley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Once upon a time in America: American society and culture, 1933-1948 -- The keeper of the flame: Hollywood and the cinema of liberal idealism -- Trouble in paradise: Hollywood films and American social change -- Case study 1: 'Everything that happens must be strictly American': Fritz Lang and Hollywood idealism -- Case study 2: Sex, violence and alcohol: Billy Wilder in the 1940s -- The devil is a woman: Hollywood films and the American woman -- 'Definitely bawdy and offensively suggestive': Lubitsch and the American woman -- 'Love cures the wounds it makes': Lang and Wilder: conventional portraits of the American woman -- The world changes: Hollywood and international affairs -- Case study 5: 'World political theater': Lubitsch and foreign affairs -- Case study 6: 'As corruptible as the others': Wilder on America and Europe -- Case study 7: 'Propaganda can be art': Lang and international affairs -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000535941
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781841504025
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010041838
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000535941

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