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Image for Focus on Film (No. 2, March-April 1970) [cover: James Mason]

Focus on Film (No. 2, March-April 1970) [cover: James Mason]

By: (Cowie, Peter, ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Tantivy Press: 1970

Edition: (No. 2)

Seller ID: 8360

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good


[mild overall wear, some creasing in covers]. (B&W photographs) James Mason (interview and filmography); "Hollywood and the Indian" by Robert Larkins; discussion of THUNDERBOLT (Josef von Sternberg); reviews of DOUBLE SUICIDE (Masahiro Shinoda), HEART OF A MOTHER (Mark Donskoy) and GAILY, GAILY [released in the UK as CHICAGO, CHICAGO] (Norman Jewison). [ It was the practice of this excellent publication to provide, along with each film review, filmographies and brief career summaries of the director and often other principals in the film under discussion.] View more info

Image for Focus on Film (No. 1, January-February 1970) [cover: American Comedy]

Focus on Film (No. 1, January-February 1970) [cover: American Comedy]

By: (Cowie, Peter, ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Tantivy Press: 1970

Edition: (No. 1)

Seller ID: 17648

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good


[moderate external wear, some light spotting/soiling to front cover]. (B&W photographs) First issue of this interesting film periodical, sort of a more intellectual and in-depth British version of "Films in Review." Includes: articles (with filmographies) on the careers of Bob Hope, Edward Everett Horton and Tuesday Weld; reviews (with accompanying brief filmographies) of TRUE GRIT (Henry Hathaway) and MA NUIT CHEZ MAUD (Eric Rohmer); and a "Discovery" review of THE SLIPPERY PEARLS, a 1932 two-reel comedy produced in Hollywood by the Masquers Club. View more info