in Freedom of the Screen
January 2008; p ublished online September 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: Film. 10852 words.
This chapter discusses a new culture which started in the 1950s and prevailed in the 1960s. It was based more on pacifism, egalitarianism, openness, and individuality. The growth of this...
in William Wyler
June 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: Film. 12671 words.
This chapter deals with three films Wyler made after leaving Paramount, all of which explore the limits of pacifism. The first, Friendly Persuasion, starring Gary Cooper, deals with a...
in Hollywood Presents Jules Verne
April 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Film. 11190 words.
The peak year of the Verne cycle was 1961, when four Hollywood Verne movies were released as well as several imports, along with television originals; never again would so many adaptations...