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The CIA in Hollywood : how the agency shapes film and television

The CIA in Hollywood : how the agency shapes film and television

Author: Tricia Jenkins
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats

With new chapters covering Zero Dark Thirty, Homeland, and Argo, this critically acclaimed book interrogates the nature and extent of the CIA's influence on film and television.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jenkins, Tricia.
CIA in Hollywood.
(DLC) 2015028460
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tricia Jenkins
ISBN: 9780292772472 0292772475 9780292772489 0292772483
OCLC Number: 933296412
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
Rogues, assassins, and buffoons : representations of the CIA in film and television --
Opening the doors : why and how the CIA works with Hollywood --
Necessary and competent : the CIA in the agency and in the company of spies --
The chase Brandon years --
The legal and ethical implications of the CIA in Hollywood --
The last people we want in Hollywood : the retired CIA officer and the Hollywood docudrama --
Argo's Tony Mendez : the first retiree the CIA wants in Hollywood --
Relaxing the rules : Zero Dark Thirty, Homeland, and the move toward Nuance --
Other Titles: Central Intelligence Agency in Hollywood
Responsibility: Patricia Jenkins.


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