Mastering the Film and Other Essays by Charles Thomas Samuels (Book)

Lawson, Steve
December 1977
New Republic;12/24/77, Vol. 177 Issue 26/27, p32
Book Review
Reviews the book "Mastering the Film and Other Essays," by Charles Thomas Samuels.


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