Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage

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Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage - Cavell, Stanley

During the '30s and '40s, Hollywood produced a genre of madcap comedies that emphasized reuniting the central couple after divorce or separation. And the female protagonists were strong, independent, and sophisticated. Here, Stanley Cavell examines seven of those classic movies for their cinematic techniques, and for such varied themes as feminism ... Read More

Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage 1984, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674739062

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Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage 1981, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674739055

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