Screen Studies Articles


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Overview articles

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Documentary/Non-Fiction, Romance, War films



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The American World War II Film

The American World War II Film
DOI: 10.5040/9781350996328.0005

    Because there are more World War II films—features and shorts, fictional and documentary, theatrical and nontheatrical—than there are films about any other American military conflict, the range of films made about this conflict ranges tremendously. Considering a small selection of fictional and documentary features and shorts gives some sense of the range of modes and methods for representing this particular global military conflict.