On Movies

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Da Capo Press, 1969 - Motion pictures - 492 pages
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Essays consider films of the sixties, American trends, film history, and movies around the world

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User Review  - Irene Schneider - Goodreads

I was a student of Dwight Macdonald during the years he taught film at various universities around the country, so my introduction to him was in person, and to say that he was impressive is the height ... Read full review


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Dwight Macdonald, a journalist, was a member of the "New York intellectuals," whose literary and political exploits in the 1930s and 1940s have been magnified by legend. Born in 1906, Macdonald was a staff writer on The New Yorker when he wrote this book.

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