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In Secrecy's Shadow : The OSS and CIA in Hollywood Cinema 1941-1979 (Hardcover) (Simon Willmetts)
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This book provides the first comprehensive history of the birth and development of that myth in Hollywood cinema from 1939-1979. Utilising extensive archival research and interviews with filmmakers and former spies, it documents a revolution in the relationship between Hollywood and the secret state from unwavering trust and cooperation to extreme skepticism and paranoia.
Number of Pages: 307
Genre: Performing Arts, Political Science
Sub-Genre: Political Freedom + Security / Intelligence, Film + Video / Reference, Film + Video / History + Criticism
Series Title: Traditions in American Cinema Eup
Publisher: Edinburgh Univ Pr
Author: Simon Willmetts
Street Date: May 1, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-9856
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