1 edition of year"s work in the film 1949. found in the catalog.
year"s work in the film 1949.
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Here is a sweeping--and highly personal--history of American film, from the birth of the talkies (beginning with The Jazz Singer and Al Jolson's memorable line "You ain't heard nothin' yet") to the decline of the studio system. By far the largest section of the book celebrates the work of the great American film directors, with giants such as Cited by: 5. The treatment of an unidentified suburban Washington, D.C., boy formed the basis for the novel by William Peter Blatty, The Exorcist, .
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All the King's Men is a American film noir written, produced, and directed by Robert is based on the Robert Penn Warren novel of the same film stars Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Mercedes McCambridge, and Joanne plot focuses on the rise and fall of the ambitious and ruthless politician, Willie Stark (Crawford) in the American on: All the King's Men, by Robert Penn Warren.
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