Reel Myths

Friday, April 11, 2003

At the same time that events on the battlefields of WWII were being documented by newspapers and radio, Hollywood was re-framing the wartime sentiments of the homefront. In his recent memoir - "Good Morning, Mr. Zip Zip Zip"- film critic Richard Schickel examines the myths that wartime America built for itself on the silver screen. He goes over some of his favorite clips with Brooke.

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