Once Upon A Time In America

Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1450286224
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Recalling America's greatest historical shames, majority have involved the
singling out of groups of people for abuse. Based on distinguishing features like
skin color, religion, nationality, language. It is undoubtedly factual in recent time
that people....particularly foreign nationals ...within America have suffered
unjustly for it , either through freelance hatred of the citizens or aliens or as a
matter of official government policy. The right-wing leadership in America has
been heading down ...

The Art Of Sergio Leone S Once Upon A Time In The West

Author: John Fawell
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786420928
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4 This director, so famous for his operatic bombast, had a cult for the fine, delicate
and miniature. Leone's cinema is often as memorable for its fine detail as it is for
its broad and sweeping gestures. Ted Kurdyla, “production liaison” for Leone's
Once Upon Time in America shoot in New York, described Leone as “a
combination director and art director,” and numerous accounts bear out that
description.5 Leone was a kind of amateur archivist of the West and so brought
the collector's ...

Once Upon A Time In New York

Author: Herbert Mitgang
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684855798
Size: 59.65 MB
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The 1932 battle between corrupt Tammany Hall New York City Mayor Jimmy Walker and then-governor of New York Franklin D. Roosevelt is chronicled exquisitely in this Jazz Age political drama spiced with illegal gambling, speakeasies, actress ...

The Films Of Sergio Leone

Author: Robert C. Cumbow
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810860414
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avenge himself on Max is to refuse to recognize him and to refuse to kill him—a
deliberate reversal of the “big gundown” toward which the first four Westerns all
aim. It's easy to take Once Upon a Time in the West somewhat simplistically as a
tribute to the values that won the West and made America great—the strength,
dreams, and pluck of the frontier entrepreneur. But with Duck, You Sucker! an
uneasiness begins to make itself felt. A Vietnam connection? A presage of
nuclear ...

Ennio Morricone S The Good The Bad And The Ugly

Author: Charles Leinberger
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 1461658411
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Not only did he study many Civil War photographs on which he based his
cinematography, but he actually used genuine Civil War artillery in the film.10
The visual effect is one of realism in film to which American audiences were not
accustomed. After The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Leone went on to create two
of his greatest works, Cera una volta il west (Once Upon a Time in the West) in
1968, starring Henry Fonda and Charles Bronson, and Cera una volta in America
(Once Upon ...

The Turtle S Shell

Author: Paula Campos
Publisher: Jorge Pinto Books Incorporated
ISBN: 9780980114751
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Campos's series is an invitation to review interesting and mysterious legends born from the Indian ethnic groups that inhabited the American continent for hundreds of years and whose descendants still continue to inhabit the land.

Watching Them Be

Author: James Harvey
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374712069
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DE NIRO HAS the same centrality, even more so, in another and even more
magical movie, Sergio Leone's last and greatest film, Once Upon a Time in
America (1984)—another riff on classic Hollywood, on the movies of the thirties
and forties that the director grew up with in Mussolini's Italy and never got over.
Leone (who died in 1989) made his first great success, of course, by reinventing
the western in the 1960s, in his Dollars trilogy with Clint Eastwood. America is
some version of ...

Stagecoach To Tombstone

Author: Howard Hughes
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857730460
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The Filmgoers' Guide to the Great Westerns Howard Hughes ... Unlike the '
Dollars' films, Once Upon a Time in the West wasn't influential on mainstream
Italian cinema, though C'era una Volta questo Pazzo Pazzo West (1973)
parodies its title. ... It was completed by Duck You Sucker, which depicts the
Mexican Revolution, and Once Upon a Time in America (1984), charting the rise
of New York gangsters, bringing the story of America into the modern era;
America ends in 1968, the ...

Lazar Achievement Psychology

Author: Richard G. Lazar, Ph.D.
Publisher: eBookIt.com
ISBN: 1456622536
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Richard G. Lazar, PhD, January 2009 Once upon a time, in the then-great USA,
people could quit jobs and find new ones. They might even have been fired and
still readily found new work. When they returned home from the Great Wars I and
II, veterans got jobs in industries that made room for them. They also got Post
Office and other government jobs. When people got laid off they were usually
hired back in short order when business got better. In those times it was relatively
easy to ...


Author: Jon Macks
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 074321322X
Size: 24.43 MB
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According to the 2000 U.S. Census, there are only five actual members of the
mob left in the United States.* What happened? What went wrong? How did one
of America's. *For some reason, the number five has always been important
when it comes to the Mafia. There were five great mob families: the Gambinos,
the Genoveses, the Bonannos, the Colombos, and the Luccheses; and there are
five great mob movies: Godfather 1, Godfather 2, Analyze This, Once Upon a
Time in ...