Underworld U.S.A.

By: McArthur, Colin

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[moderate external wear; binding solid, text clean]. (Cinema One) Series Trade PB (B&W photographs) "A two-part book dealing with the history and development of the Hollywood gangster film (and its offshoot during the forties, the thriller or film noir)." The first section explores the genre's "characteristic themes, patterns, iconography, and actors," while the second section discusses the work of notable filmmakers who have worked within the genre: Fritz Lang, John Huston, Samuel Fuller, Nicholas Ray, Jules Dassin, Elia Kazan, Don Siegel, Robert Siodmak, and Jean-Pierre Melville.

Title: Underworld U.S.A.

Author: McArthur, Colin

Categories: Cinema: History,

Edition: 1st U.S. edition

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1972

ISBN Number: 0-670-01953-4

ISBN Number 13: 9780670019533

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 17008

Keywords: Cinema Gangster Films Fritz Lang John Huston Elia Kazan Samuel Fuller Nicholas Ray Don Siegel