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Author Frankel, Glenn, author.

Title High noon : the Hollywood blacklist and the making of an American classic / Glenn Frankel.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  791.4372 F851h 2017    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xvi, 379 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Amicus High Interest. Pro Sports Biographies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-359) and index.
Contents The natural -- The elephant man -- The icon -- The boy wonder -- The committee -- The Viennese gentleman -- The falling star -- The committee returns -- The screenplay -- The informer -- Citizen Kane -- "Bombshells" -- The witness -- The exile -- The music men -- The process -- The movie -- Writer's block -- The return -- Epilogue.
Summary "The story behind the classic movie High Noon shares insights into the toxic political climate in which it was created, recounting how, during the film shoot, screenwriter Carl Foreman was interrogated and blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Searchers."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject High noon (Motion picture)
Blacklisting of authors -- United States.
Blacklisting of entertainers -- United States.
Blacklisting of entertainers -- United States.
High noon (Motion picture) (OCoLC)fst01369961
Blacklisting of authors. (OCoLC)fst00833873
Blacklisting of entertainers. (OCoLC)fst00833874
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.
ISBN 9781620409480 (hardcover)
1620409488 (hardcover)
9781620409503 (ePub)
162040950X (ePub)

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