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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 citing America noir: underground writers and filmmakers of the postwar era. 

Body and Soul: The Cinematic Vision of Robert Aldrich

Tony Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 381 pages
Body and Soul concentrates on the creative and cultural dilemmas both personal and political that affect the individuals in Aldrich's films.
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Brainwashing: The Fictions of Mind Control : a Study of Novels and Films ...

David Seed - History - 2004 - 325 pages
This study of literary and cinematic representations of brainwashing during the Cold War era reviews science fiction, Korean War fiction, and The Manchurian Candidate film. It ...
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Film noir

Andrew Spicer - Performing Arts - 2002 - 250 pages
"Yes, I killed him. I killed him for the money and for a woman. I didn't get the money, and I didn't get the woman. Pretty, isn't it?" -- Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity ...
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Film Noir

Andrew Spicer - Performing Arts - 2002 - 250 pages
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Let Fury Have the Hour: The Punk Rock Politics of Joe Strummer

Antonino D'Ambrosio - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 348 pages
The author surveys the life and work of a punk rock icon, combining his own essays and interviews with the Clash guitarist with writing by Peter Silverton, Barry Miles, Anya ...
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Martin Scorsese: A Biography

Vincent LoBrutto - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 444 pages
Traces Scorsese's Italian-American heritage, his personal nature, his private relationships, and the reflection of these in his work.
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Romance and Rights: The Politics of Interracial Intimacy, 1945-1954

Alex Lubin - History - 2005 - 183 pages
"The book focuses on the years immediately after the war, when ideologies of race, gender, and sexuality were being reformulated and solidified in both the academy and the ...
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After Hitchcock: Influence, Imitation, and Intertextuality

David Boyd, R. Barton Palmer - Performing Arts - 2010
Alfred Hitchcock is arguably the most famous director to have ever made a film. Almost single-handedly he turned the suspense thriller into one of the most popular film genres ...
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