Wayne and his assistant James Arness interview repentant ex-communists as they seek out Soviet agents for interrogation by the Committee. Hitler's last days in bunker through perspective of bunker guard 1955 The Hours of Hope , Poland, 1945 1955 , Musical comedy-drama. Koreans and Chinese Communists in the final days of the war. Strangelove Peter Sellers , the wheelchair-bound scientific advisor, combines the intellectual arrogance and the urge to destroy that Kubrick suggests is at the heart of nuclear policy making. Those set in World War Two show how the virtues of patriotism, professionalism, and teamwork have saved America from totalitarian predators See: World War Two ; the Korean War films raised questions about the willingness and the ability of Americans to live up to those ideals See: The Korean War ; and the Cold War films showed how those ideals can be called on to prevent war while at the same time containing the Soviet Union.
The film stars American humanitarian as Dr. Drew Barrymore, Julia Robert, and Rutger Hauer are all superb in their supporting roles. Jack Lee, 1956 ; the offbeat The One that Got Away d. All four parts coalesce with the idea all oppressed classes joining together in solidarity. Basic training of British conscripts 1974 Black Thursday First large-scale roundup of Jews in Paris and man saving as many as possible, 1942 1974 The Dangerous Games in Estonian Opasnye igry Опасные игры in Russian 1974 Zarevo nad Drava Drama.
The anxieties aroused by the ubiquitous presence of the Bomb had been appearing in films for nearly a decade, but they were largely displaced onto the horror film. Directed by Hoosier William Bindley and written by Bindley and his brother, Scott. Martin Ritt's The Spy Who Came in from the Cold 1965 , adapted from the John Le Carre novel, paints a far darker picture of intelligence operations in the city that had become the epicenter of Cold War. American Film and Society Since 1945. By 1812, Napoleon's Herbert Lom's forces controlled much of Europe.
Dropping of on , Japan 1983 The Crash off Gibraltar Drama. Canadian , Holocaust saviour 1984 Claretta Drama. The same themes of betrayal, double-dealing, and entrapment are played out in another film adaptation of a Le Carre novel, Sidney Lumet's A Deadly Affair 1966 , an underrated example of the genre. American war correspondent stationed in Paris before searching for his French family lost during war 1953 1953 The Patrol of Amba Alagi A veteran of the meets the families of his fallen comrades 1953 British paratroopers and 1953 Sailor of the King Action-drama based on novel. Remake of , ; Remake of , , , Western , Animation , , War , Ismael Rodriguez , Horror , , Biography, Musical , , , Musical , , War , Adventure , , ; remade in , , Drama , , Drama , , Musical , Horror , , , Western , Western Serial Animation , War , Drama , , Drama , , Western , Drama.
Story of ; won two , Western , , , , Crime , , Drama , Drama , Drama , Western , , Romance ; remake of , Drama ; based on the , Comedy ; based on the , Drama. He knows where his fate lies. Matinee side steps the usual themes of fear and anxiety associated with the early 1960s by highlighting the pop culture. In the Best Picture-winning plot, prince Judah Ben-Hur Charlton Heston was enslaved by Roman tribunal friend Messala Stephen Boyd with a homosexual subtext provided by co-writer Gore Vidal , but then returned years later, after an exciting slave galley ship battle in which he saved Roman Quintus Arrius Jack Hawkins , to seek revenge in the film's centerpiece, a chariot race. The highly-acclaimed Williams had many of his plays adapted for the screen in the 1950s: , , and. On the way, he encounters Shura, a young girl travelling alone.
And a glorious meta film it is! William Bendix, Hoosier Hoagy Carmichael. American movies turned inward into more existential issues. Ballad of a Soldier 1959, Soviet Union aka Баллада о солдате or Ballada O Soldate d. Later, his family buries him beneath the dirt floor in their hut, and they all walk back and forth to level out the hill. Enlistment, training and commissioning of Civilian Air Corps into Army Air Force near end of war 1961 Drama. In One, Two, Three America is not represented by a tough professional military officer but by the head of Coca-Cola's Berlin office James Cagney , who employs the skills of a spy to distribute Coke in East Germany and to transform a communist student Horst Buchholz into a suitable husband for the boss's daughter by converting him to capitalism. The war film popularized the term for U.
Indian Army and Indian Air Force action against a secret Japanese Air Strip construction between Burma and Assam, near Indian state of Nagaland, 1942 1972 A zori zdes tikhie А зори здесь тихие Drama based on book by. Big Jim McLain 1952 Big Lift, The 1950 Dr. As a proud Russian, Renko loves his culture and its history, and manages to navigate his way through a treacherous bureaucracy and keep his dignity. But it takes on a horrific, bloody visage when the protests turn to violence, and African-Americans are lynched in the street by a community meant to be on the side of Our Better Angels. Uncooperative witnesses were blacklisted by the studios, and some, like the Hollywood Ten, served time in jail. Ergo, Jake must be a Bushwhacker. Chinese resistance 1961 Tonight a City Will Die , 1945 1961 The Two Marshals Comedy.
Von Berkow in hot pursuit. As Renko investigates the case he gets in a relationship Irina Joanna Pacula , a beautiful women with knowledge of the murders. These moralistic films were designed to terrify audiences with plausible scenarios. For a movie about war, it is in two moments away from the fighting that most linger. But for a film that attempts to narrate the entire 19 th century American experience, it could not skip the Civil War, which appears as a segment directed by John Ford, and features Harry Morgan as Ulysses S. Officer responsible for on behind German lines to snatch an ape to prevent British departure from Gibraltar 1962 The Silent Raid Crime-thriller based on true story. Two, however, Sam Fuller's Pickup on South Street 1953 and Robert Aldrich's, Kiss Me Deadly 1955 became classics.
In both films American bombers attack the Soviet Union, and the American President and his military advisors try to prevent the attack from escalating into a thermonuclear war. Shot mostly in Madison, Indiana. The Cranes are Flying 1957 Dir. Pilots, 1944 1983 Traitors Drama. O'Connor Anthony Quayle was hired to defend Manny. Gorky Park is a well paced mystery from start to finish with hints of what life was like in Pre- Gorbachev Russia. With the Vietnam War winding down, Nixon opening relations with China and engaging in detente with the Soviet Union, the Cold War appeared passé.
And then, the war happens. More than that, the cost of the war and the attitudes and costly ignorance of higher command are questioned. An essential film for anyone wishing to learn about the Cold War from one of its key participants, The Fog of War raises more questions than it answers. This human catastrophe has affected billions of people and its residues remain to this very day. Soldiers sent to destroy base and strategic documents in occupied Philippines; remade as 1968 film Hell Raiders 1958 Drama. Soviet director Mikhail Kalatzov, under commission by the Soviet government to make a film about the Cuban Revolution, crafted his own unique vision of Third World liberation.