TITLE

Oil and Troubled Waters

AUTHOR(S)
Kauffmann, Stanley
PUB. DATE
July 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;7/28/73, Vol. 169 Issue 4/5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on motion pictures released in the United States. "Oklahoma Crude," directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Faye Dunaway, John Mills and Jack Palance; Quality of the "Oklahoma Crude" performances and screenplay; American Jewish Committee's protest against the film and musical "Jesus Christ Superstar"; Report by Protestant clergyman Gerald S. Strober about the lyrics and the action in "Jesus Christ Superstar" that, in his view, distort or falsify the account in the Gospels.
ACCESSION #
10135960

 

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