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The Resource In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s : Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer, T. Lawrence Larkin, (electronic book)

In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s : Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer, T. Lawrence Larkin, (electronic book)

Label
In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s : Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer
Title
In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s
Title remainder
Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer
Statement of responsibility
T. Lawrence Larkin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Larkin, T. Lawrence
Dewey number
791.45/658
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN1995.2
  • PN1993.5PN1993-PN199
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Marie Antoinette
  • History in motion pictures.
  • Queens in motion pictures.
Label
In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s : Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer, T. Lawrence Larkin, (electronic book)
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Publication
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Bibliography note
  • ReferencesChapter 5 Conclusion; Summary; "Marie-Antoinette" in Myth; "Objectivity" in Biography, "Authenticity" in Film; Time Travel Today; References; Index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; Chapter 1 In Search of Marie-Antoinette: The Inscrutable Life Worth Scrutinizing; Scholarship to Date; The Myth of "Marie-Antoinette"; "Objectivity" in the Writing of History, "Authenticity" in the Production of Film; Zweig, Thalberg and Shearer in Documents and Biographies; Structure and Method of the Argument; References; Chapter 2 Stefan Zweig's Clinical Biography, 1930-1932; Western European Approaches to Illustrated Biography in the 1920s; Zweig's Approach to Psychological Biography; Zweig's Approach to the French Revolution
  • Merging Dominant Interpretations of Marie-AntoinetteStructure of the Argument; Marie-Antoinette's Psychological Transformation: Cause, Manifestations, and Cure; Marie-Antoinette's Spiritual Transformation: Awakening, Resistance and Acceptance; Writing Historical Biography as an "Interested" Undertaking; Zweig on Film Adaptations of Historical Biographies; References; Chapter 3 Irving Thalberg's Film Production, 1934-1936; European and American Approaches to Historical Films in the 1920s; Thalberg's Approach to Biographical Film; Thalberg's Introduction to the Zweig Property
  • Sorting Rival Interpretations of Marie-AntoinetteIn Conference: Establishing Character Motivations, Scenarios, and Continuity; The Two Earliest "Temporary Complete Screenplays"; Indicating Louis' Phimosis, or How Ineffectual Lovemaking Leads to Lackluster Leadership; Indicating the Revolutionaries, or How to Generate Sympathy for Monarchs in Spite of Their Ineffectualness; Producing Biographical Film as an "Interested" Undertaking; Thalberg on Playing a Historical Character; References; Chapter 4 Norma Shearer's Dramatic Performance, 1937-1938
  • Euro-American Approaches to Historical Roles in the 1930sShearer's Approach to Historical Characterizations; Shearer's Recommitment to the Marie-Antoinette Role; The "Final Okayed Screenplay"; Inter-Dependence of Screenplay, Cast, Costumes, and Sets; Before and Behind the Cameras: Shearer's Acting Technique and Production Oversight; The Two Faces of Marie-Antoinette, or How to Sell Sin and Atonement; To Make Marie-Antoinette Live Again: The Art of Rendering Clear and Mixed Passions; Acting a Historical Part as an "Interested" Undertaking; Shearer on Public Response to Her Performance
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Extent
1 online resource (312 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030146009
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unknown
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1096521580
  • (OCoLC)1096521580
Label
In Search of Marie-Antoinette in The 1930s : Stefan Zweig, Irving Thalberg, and Norma Shearer, T. Lawrence Larkin, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
  • ReferencesChapter 5 Conclusion; Summary; "Marie-Antoinette" in Myth; "Objectivity" in Biography, "Authenticity" in Film; Time Travel Today; References; Index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; Chapter 1 In Search of Marie-Antoinette: The Inscrutable Life Worth Scrutinizing; Scholarship to Date; The Myth of "Marie-Antoinette"; "Objectivity" in the Writing of History, "Authenticity" in the Production of Film; Zweig, Thalberg and Shearer in Documents and Biographies; Structure and Method of the Argument; References; Chapter 2 Stefan Zweig's Clinical Biography, 1930-1932; Western European Approaches to Illustrated Biography in the 1920s; Zweig's Approach to Psychological Biography; Zweig's Approach to the French Revolution
  • Merging Dominant Interpretations of Marie-AntoinetteStructure of the Argument; Marie-Antoinette's Psychological Transformation: Cause, Manifestations, and Cure; Marie-Antoinette's Spiritual Transformation: Awakening, Resistance and Acceptance; Writing Historical Biography as an "Interested" Undertaking; Zweig on Film Adaptations of Historical Biographies; References; Chapter 3 Irving Thalberg's Film Production, 1934-1936; European and American Approaches to Historical Films in the 1920s; Thalberg's Approach to Biographical Film; Thalberg's Introduction to the Zweig Property
  • Sorting Rival Interpretations of Marie-AntoinetteIn Conference: Establishing Character Motivations, Scenarios, and Continuity; The Two Earliest "Temporary Complete Screenplays"; Indicating Louis' Phimosis, or How Ineffectual Lovemaking Leads to Lackluster Leadership; Indicating the Revolutionaries, or How to Generate Sympathy for Monarchs in Spite of Their Ineffectualness; Producing Biographical Film as an "Interested" Undertaking; Thalberg on Playing a Historical Character; References; Chapter 4 Norma Shearer's Dramatic Performance, 1937-1938
  • Euro-American Approaches to Historical Roles in the 1930sShearer's Approach to Historical Characterizations; Shearer's Recommitment to the Marie-Antoinette Role; The "Final Okayed Screenplay"; Inter-Dependence of Screenplay, Cast, Costumes, and Sets; Before and Behind the Cameras: Shearer's Acting Technique and Production Oversight; The Two Faces of Marie-Antoinette, or How to Sell Sin and Atonement; To Make Marie-Antoinette Live Again: The Art of Rendering Clear and Mixed Passions; Acting a Historical Part as an "Interested" Undertaking; Shearer on Public Response to Her Performance
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030146009
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1096521580
  • (OCoLC)1096521580

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