TITLE

The English Patient Plays Casablanca

AUTHOR(S)
Murray, David Aaron
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1997, Issue 73, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of postmodern techniques in the film "The English Patient" with reference to the film "Casablanca" released in 1942. Overview of the films; Comparison among the characters and settings between the two films; Moral lessons of the films.
ACCESSION #
17791548

 

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