TITLE

The Hero

AUTHOR(S)
Farber, Manny
PUB. DATE
October 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;10/18/43, Vol. 109 Issue 16, p521
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the image of heroes in American movies. Report that older-fashioned hero is a long-bodied, long-armed man; Information about several Hollywood heroes; Comments on the acting style of actor Humphery Bogart; Report on actor Gary Cooper's mutilated good looks, plain, unbecoming clothes and slight stature; Claims that the anti-emotional and pro-action life of these heroes is in the historical American pattern, and perfectly suited to the movies, where movement and gesture are of much importance.
ACCESSION #
14685955

 

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