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Frank Capra the Catastrophe of Success

Joseph Mcbride

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ISBN 10: 0571167993 / ISBN 13: 9780571167999
Published by Faber Faber Inc, 1993
Condition: Good Hardcover
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Title: Frank Capra the Catastrophe of Success

Publisher: Faber Faber Inc

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: First edition. - may be Reissue.

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One of cinema's acclaimed director's, Frank Capra changed the face of cinema with such classics as "It Happened One Night", "Lost Horizon", "Mr Smith Goes to Washington" and "It's a Wonderful Life". This book covers all of Capra's work from the early silents through to his last film in 1961, "A Pocketful of Miracles". This book reveals the psychological pressures which caused the Sicilian-born Capra to collapse creatively at the end of the 1940s under the onslaught of the McCarthy witch hunt.

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The story of a life tragically at odds with the idealism of Capra's Americana

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