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Dreams and Dead Ends

The American Gangster Film

by Jack Shadoian

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • USA,
  • Performing Arts / Film / History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Gangster films,
  • History and criticism,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9432426M
    ISBN 100195142918
    ISBN 109780195142914

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