TITLE

THE BRITISH FILM: PHONETICS, FUMED OAK, AND FUN

AUTHOR(S)
Tyler, Parker
PUB. DATE
September 1953
SOURCE
New Republic;9/21/53, Vol. 129 Issue 8, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on various British films. England made "Breaking Through the Sound Barrier," as good scientific thriller as modern filmic times have produced. Is it a coincidence that it has to do with the dynamics of sound? Perhaps not. The fusion of effective diction with an optimistic version of reality seems the peculiar documentary-fictitious realm in which Great Britain excels all other nations. "Cavalcade In Which We Serve," and "This Happy Breed," were epicsized films from England, stating, with an obvious desire not to overstate, the historic patriotism of a people.
ACCESSION #
14484532

 

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