TITLE

Comedy and the Silver Screen

AUTHOR(S)
Mast, Gerald
PUB. DATE
September 1975
SOURCE
New Republic;9/27/75, Vol. 173 Issue 13, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the depiction of comedy in several motion pictures in the U.S. Traditions of comedy in motion pictures in the U.S.; Overview of various traits of surrealism in films made in the U.S.; Comparison of comedy actors Woody Allen and Mel Brooks; Overview of the motion picture "Sleeper," starring Woody Allen; Information regarding the first surrealist play, Alfred Jarry's "Ubu Roi."
ACCESSION #
10269766

 

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