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Blackout : World War II and the origins of film noir

Biesen, Sheri Chinen, 1962-

Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press c2005

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 5  (PN1995.9 F54 B53 2005 )()

  • Title:
    Blackout : World War II and the origins of film noir
  • Author/Creator: Biesen, Sheri Chinen, 1962-
  • Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Creation Date: c2005
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xii, 243 p. : ill., 25 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-236) and index.
  • Subjects: Film noir -- United States -- History and criticism; World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the war
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-236) and index.
  • Contents: The elements of noir come together
    Hollywood in the aftermath of Pearl Harbor
    Censorship, hard-boiled fiction, and Hollywood's "red meat" crime cycle
    Rosie the riveter goes to Hollywood
    Hyphenates and hard-boiled crime
    Black film, red meat.
  • OCLC Number: 57506937
  • Identifier: ISBN0801882176;ISBN0801882184;LCCN2005001866