qA complete and detailed guide to crime on film: prison dramas, film noir, heist movies, juvenile delinquents, serial killers, bank robbers, and many other subgenres and motifs. The historical and social background to movie crime is covered by articles on the FBI, the Mafia, the Japanese yakuza, prohibition, boxing, union rackets, drugs, poisoning, prostitution, and many other topics.q--Cover.above Claude Allister, Ronald Colman, Bulldog Drummond (1929) above The FBI: Jack Warner with J. Edgar Hoover ... Upon McNeilea#39;s death, Gerald Fairlie, who had collaborated with Sapper on a play Bulldog Drummond Hits Out (1936), anbsp;...
|Title||:||The BFI Companion to Crime|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 1997|