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Spyscreen espionage on film and TV from the 1930s to the 1960s

Spyscreen espionage on film and TV from the 1930s to the 1960s

Miller, Toby

Book. English.
Published Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2003
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Statement of responsibility: Toby Miller
ISBN: 0198159528, 9780198159520
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-211) and index
Note: Hbk.
Physical Description: vi, 219 p., [8] p. of plates ill. 22cm
Subject: Spy television programs Great Britain History and criticism; Spy films United States History and criticism; Spy films Great Britain History and criticism; Spy television programs United States History and criticism
Alternative Title: Espionage on film and TV from the 1930s to the 1960s

Contents

  1. Introduction: Querying method : a choice between the sensual obsession of film theory and trainspotting the Avengers?
  2. Spy histories
  3. 39/Thirty-nine steps to 'the borders of the possible' by Alfred Hitchcock, amateur observer
  4. The Good Neighbor Program and Gilda; global commodities and The third man (with George Yúdice)
  5. Class and governance: Danger man/The prisoner, The man from U.N.C.L.E.. The spy who came in from the cold, and The IPCRESS file
  6. Cultural imperialism and James Bond's penis
  7. Women making trouble : The avengers, Honey West and Modesty Blaise
  8. Conclusion