The Velvet Light Trap (No. 14, Winter 1975) [cover: MAHLER]

By: (Davis, John, ed.)

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[nice clean copy, with just the teensiest bit of handling wear]. (B&W photographs) The theme of this issue is "Forbidden, Forgotten, Neglected and Unlucky Films." Includes articles on: SURRENDER (Edward Sloman, 1927); THE RACKET (Lewis Milestone, 1928); THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE (1948, from a William Saroyan play); NATIVE LAND (Leo Hurwitz and Paul Strand, 1942); THE BREAKING POINT (Michael Curtiz, 1950, from Hemingway's "To Have and Have Not"); two John Ford films, THE SUN SHINES BRIGHT (1953) and THE LAST HURRAH (1958); LEGEND OF THE LOST (Henry Hathaway, 1957); THE BELLE OF NEW YORK (Charles Walters, 1952, starring Fred Astaire and Vera-Ellen); THE YOUNG GIRLS OF ROCHEFORT (Jacques Demy, 1967); DEEP END (Jerzy Skolimowski, 1970); THE HIRED HAND (Peter Fonda, 1971); THE LAST MOVIE (Dennis Hopper, 1971); MAHLER and Ken Russell's other films about composers. The "Correspondence" section contains a lengthy letter from Peter Watkins, discussing the American censorship of his film PUNISHMENT PARK. ***NOTE that we have many more issues of this title (and other film magazines) in stock, and welcome your inquiries.

Title: The Velvet Light Trap (No. 14, Winter 1975) [cover: MAHLER]

Author: (Davis, John, ed.)

Categories: Cinema: Periodicals,

Edition: (No. 14)

Publisher: Madison, Arizona Jim Co-Op: 1975

Binding: Periodical

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 25392

Keywords: Film Criticism Film History Censorship