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Film is like a battleground : Sam Fuller's war movies

Author: Marsha Gordon
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017] ©2017
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Film is Like a Battleground: Sam Fuller's War Movies is the first book to focus on the genre that best defined the American director's career: the war film. It draws on previously unexplored archival  Read more...


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Named Person: Samuel Fuller
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marsha Gordon
ISBN: 9780190269753 0190269758
OCLC Number: 987480567
Description: IX, 314 pagina's : illustraties ; 24 cm
Contents: AcknowledgmentsAbbreviationsIntroductionCh 1: Sam Fuller's First War MovieCh 2: A Complicated Conflict: The Steel Helmet & Fixed Bayonets! Ch 3: Cold War Stories: Pickup on South Street and Hell and High Water Ch 4: More War in Asia: China Gate & The RifleCh 5: Looking Back at World War II: Verboten!, Dogface, & Merrill's Marauders Ch 6: Reimagining the War: The Big Red One Conclusion: Returning to the Scene of the Crime: Falkenau -- The Impossible BibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Marsha Gordon.


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Film Is Like a Battleground, besides being a highly readable and cogently written analysis of the director's war films, is archetypal as a potential textbook. Gordon shows us how to base our writing Read more...

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