TITLE

The Flag for a Gag

AUTHOR(S)
Ferguson, Otis
PUB. DATE
January 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;1/5/42, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on motion pictures which use armed forces for story material. Information that several comedies on U.S. army were withheld from release in South America as audiences there would get a wrong and contemptuous view of the U.S. military; Information that the motion picture "You're in the Army Now" has a few new sketches, mostly to frame the talents of Jimmy Durante; Information that the motion picture "Sundown" has that trick of illusion, of using the fast and far away for the maximum of breathlessness possible, which pictures have developed into one of their best and unique resources.
ACCESSION #
14692942

 

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