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Gangsters and G-men on screen

Gene D. Phillips

Gangsters and G-men on screen

crime cinema then and now

by Gene D. Phillips

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gangster films,
  • History and criticism

  • About the Edition

    In this book, noted film and literature scholar Gene D. Phillips looks at the crime film genre. In addition to the usual suspects like Little Caesar, and The Godfather Part II, which he examines with a fresh perspective, Phillips also calls attention to some of the less heralded but no less worthy films and filmmakers that represent the genre.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-180) and index.

    StatementGene D. Phillips
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.G3 P45 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 191 pages
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27171532M
    ISBN 101442230754
    ISBN 109781442230750
    LC Control Number2014012122
    OCLC/WorldCa874969937

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