Forties Film Funnymen: The Decade's Great Comedians at Work in the Shadow of War
McFarland & Company (series)
Paperback Book Details
- 234 Pages
- 41 photos, notes, filmography, bibliography, index
- Released: April 26, 2010
- Originally Released: 2010
- Publisher: McFarland & Company, Inc.
|Author:||Wes D. Gehring|
Description by OLDIES.com:
Among the performers represented are Charlie Chaplin, W.C. Fields, Abbott and Costello, Jack Benny, Eddie Bracken, Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, the Marx Brothers, Harold Lloyd and Red Skelton. This lavishly illustrated work includes an introduction by noted film critic and historian Anthony Slide.