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Title Jean Gabin : the actor who was France / Joseph Harriss.
Author Harriss, Joseph, author.
Publication Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2018]
Description x, 219 pages ; 26 cm
Call # B GABIN H
Summary "Jean Gabin was more than just a star of iconic movies. To many, he was France itself. This biography traces his involvement in the réalisme poétique and film noir movements of the 1930s and 1940s, his Hollywood years, his role in the World War II liberation of France, his affairs and his real-life role as a farmer"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, filmography, and index.
Contents The Moncorg's -- Good for nothing -- Becoming Gabin -- Moulin Rouge -- First films -- Rising star -- Breakthrough -- Politics and poetics -- Prewar classics (part one) -- Prewar classics (part two) -- Storm clouds of war -- Escape to America -- Hollywood alien -- Marlene -- Free French -- Oldest tank commander -- Gray years -- Dream realized -- New persona -- Monument.
Subject Gabin, Jean, 1904-1976.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- France -- Biography.
Gabin, Jean, 1904-1976. (OCoLC)fst00115586
Motion picture actors and actresses. (OCoLC)fst01027096
France. (OCoLC)fst01204289
Gabin, Jean, (1904-1976)
Acteurs -- France -- Biographies.
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 9781476676272 paperback alkaline paper
1476676275 paperback alkaline paper
Standard # 40028628212

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