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Hollywood goes to war

Edward F. Dolan

Hollywood goes to war

by Edward F. Dolan

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Published by Bison Books in London, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War films -- United States -- History and criticism.,
  • Motion pictures -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementEdward F. Dolan, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W3 D35 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19367180M
    ISBN 100861242297
    OCLC/WorldCa49277980

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    During World War II the movie-making business in Los Angeles continued but was changed by the fact that the nation was at war. Like other companies, Hollywood was affected by shortages. Rationing, blackouts, and other wartime restrictions meant that filmmakers had to cut back on location shooting, set construction, and materials for costumes. Before the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, , and the United States' entry into World War II, the American movie industry centered in Hollywood, California, delved into the national debate between isolationists and interventionists by condemning the Axis powers and supporting broadly the Allied nations. War was an enticing subject for Hollywood, and the ban on .

      The depth of research, the book's contribution to our understanding of radio and the war make Radio Goes to War an outstanding work."—Lary May, author of The Big Tomorrow: Hollywood and the Politics of the American Way "Radio broadcasting, and its impact on American life, still remains a neglected area of our national history. Hollywood Goes to War: When Japan attacked Pearl Harbor in , Hollywood mobilized to become a full-time war industry. Studio trucks transported troops instead of movie sets. Stars like Clark Gable, Jimmy Stewart and Victor Mature quickly enlisted.


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Proceeding from the origins of the Hollywood war complex in to its dialectical dissolution inKoppes and Black summarize, analyse, and criticize popular American attitudes towards themselves, their allies, and their enemies/5.

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Roosevelt's Office of War Information—staffed by some of America's most famous intellectuals including Elmer Davis, Robert Sherwood, and Archibald MacLeish—in shaping the films that were released during the war years.

Hollywood Goes to War reveals the powerful role played by President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Office of War Information—staffed by some of America's most famous intellectuals including Elmer Davis, Robert Sherwood, and Archibald MacLeish—in shaping the films that were released during the war years.

Ironically, it was the film industry's own Brand: University of California Press. A historian’s view of the relationship between American history and the American film industry, this book is a witty and perceptive account of Hollywood and its films in the years from the outbreak of the Second World War in Europe to the end of the war in Korea, It describes how film makers and their industry were shaped by and responded to the strong political and social stimuli of wartime by: Hollywood Goes to War reveals the powerful role played by President Franklin D.

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After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the U. government depended on Hollywood directors and stars to influence. Book Description. A historian’s view of the relationship between American history and the American film industry, this book is a witty and perceptive account of Hollywood and its films in the years from the outbreak of the Second World War in Europe to the end of the war in Korea, It describes how film makers and their industry were shaped by and responded to the strong.

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There were furious debates between Hollywood and government agencies. There was internal warfare between the agencies. It all focused on how much control the government should exercise, according to a book by Clayton R. Koppes and Gregory D.

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A number of Hollywood directors signed up, and, as Mark Harris writes in “Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War” (Penguin), the most prominent among them had different ambitions and needs. Capra, a Sicilian immigrant who had found success in .Hollywood Goes to War: How Politics, Profits and Propaganda Shaped World War II Movies () This is a very good book on the subject.

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Poring over Author: Derek de Koff.