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The Marxist and the movies : a biography of Paul Jarrico, Larry Ceplair

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The Marxist and the movies : a biography of Paul Jarrico
Title
The Marxist and the movies
Title remainder
a biography of Paul Jarrico
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Larry Ceplair
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Language
eng
Summary
As part of its effort to rid the nation of Communist influence and infiltration, the House Un-American Activities Committee subpoenaed hundreds of actors, screenwriters, producers, and directors with suspected "Red" leanings in 1947. Some of these film industry veterans, including screenwriter Paul Jarrico (1915-1997), refused to testify on Capitol Hill and were denied subsequent employment. In The Marxist and the Movies, Larry Ceplair illuminates the life, career, and political activism of Jarrico, the recipient of an Oscar nomination for his screenplay for Tom, Dick, and Harry (1941) and the
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Biography type
individual biography
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  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Series statement
Screen classics
The Marxist and the movies : a biography of Paul Jarrico, Larry Ceplair
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The Marxist and the movies : a biography of Paul Jarrico, Larry Ceplair
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcgfs
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-310) and index
  • Includes filmography: pages 243-253
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early years, 1915-36 -- Screenwriting and communism, 1936-39 -- World War II, 1939-45 -- The Cold War in Hollywood, 1945-47 -- The interregnum, 1948-50 -- The blacklist expands, 1951-52 -- Salt of the earth, 1952-54 -- The black market and Khrushchev's speech, 1954-58 -- Europe, 1958-75 -- Political battles, 1958-75 -- Back in the USA, 1975-97
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1 online resource (xii, 327 pages, [8] pages of plates)
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online
Isbn
9780813173009
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
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illustrations.
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Electronic reproduction.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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