Australian Left Review

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Review: ALR 59


Mainstream American films - particularly those that win Academy Awards - fall into the general category “entertainment” . This usually means that they are long on blatant illusion, simplemindedness and technique and short on anything that even vaguely resembles critical thought. Rocky is an interesting exception to the general rule.



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