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Knockout : the boxer and boxing in American cinema

Author: Leger Grindon
Publisher: Jackson, Miss. : U.P. of Mississippi, 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Provides the first book-length study of the Hollywood boxing film, a popular movie entertainment since the 1930s. Leger Grindon relates the Hollywood boxing film to the literature of Jack London,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leger Grindon
ISBN: 9781604739886 1604739886
OCLC Number: 770089017
Notes: Index ; bibliogr. ; filmogr.
Description: x, 320 s. : illustrations
Responsibility: Leger Grindon


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"Leger Grindon's knowledgeable and astute look at the boxing film is a model of genre criticism. He has managed to say fresh and interesting things about an important group of films, some well-known, Read more...

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