TITLE

Stanley Kauffmann on films

AUTHOR(S)
Kauffmann, Stanley
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;6/30/79, Vol. 180 Issue 26, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on issues pertaining to the film industry in the United States. Focus on American film stars John Wayne, Gary Cooper, and Mae West; Characters portrayed by Wayne and Cooper on screen; Highlights of Wayne, Cooper and West's film career; Entry of West in the motion picture industry; Suggestion that actress/singer Barbra Streisand may be getting to the Mae West level of career insanity much earlier; Success of actor Sylvester Stallone's movies. INSET: Films Worth Seeing..
ACCESSION #
11164547

 

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