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  • Hollywood: Swastika and Sickle

    08/13/2013 10:11:56 AM PDT · by Academiadotorg · 14 replies
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | August 2, 2013 | Malcolm A. Kline
    This Fall, Harvard University Press will release The Collaboration: Hollywood’s Pact With Hitler, by the 35-year-old historian Ben Urwand. Alexander Kafka previewed the book in The Chronicle Review. “Urwand found that Nazi officials considered some American films ideologically useful—among them Gabriel Over the White House (1933), The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935), Our Daily Bread (1934), and Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)—and that the studios expressly marketed certain titles in that vein,” Kafka writes. “ For instance, Gabriel Over the White House, an American fascist fantasia about a fed-up, divinely inspired president dissolving a chaotic Congress and whipping the...
  • Heath Ledger Found Dead in Apartment

    01/22/2008 1:45:20 PM PST · by peggybac · 588 replies · 1,609+ views
    ? ^ | 1/22/08 | ???
    Just broke on Fox - details to come.