Major Film Directors of the American and British Cinema, Volume 1999

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Lehigh University Press, 1999 - Performing Arts - 322 pages
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This book focuses on fourteen American and British directors who warrant more attention than they have received in other cinema histories. This revised, updated, and expanded edition offers a new introductory chapter as well as an updated bibliography, filmography, and epilogue. Illustrated.
  

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Contents

Acknowledgments
10
The Little Fellow in a Big World
23
Lonely Are the Brave
39
Through a Glass Darkly
57
A Touch of Class
75
In Search of a Hero
95
Darkness at Noon
109
Stop the World
125
The Undefeated
177
Decline and Fall
193
The Kitchen SinkDrome
209
Kinds of Loving
225
The Past as Present
243
The State of the Artist in the Industry Today Recent Films
260
Notes
280
Bibliography
296

The Lower Depths
143
The Disenchanted
163
Filmography
308
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About the author (1999)

Gene D. Phillips is a professor of English and film at Loyola University. He lives in Chicago, IL.

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