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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
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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
(OCoLC)914339453
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 --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Central Intelligence Agency in Hollywood
Responsibility: Patricia Jenkins.

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