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100.346, Spring 2020

Brooks, Jeffrey, Spring 2020
Eisenhower Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a list of electronic readings and streaming videos, see
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1. Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest Video/Film , DVD in English , French
[presented by] M-G-M ; written by Ernest Lehman ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock. 2009 .

Roger Thornhill is a New York advertising executive who is kidnapped by a gang of spies led by Philip Vandamm, who believes Thornhill is CIA agent George Kaplan. Thornhill escapes, but must find Kaplan in order to clear himself of a murder that Kaplan is accused of committing.…
2. Andreĭ Rubli͡ov: Andrei Rublev Video/Film , DVD in Russian
produced by "Mosfilm" Studio ; direction, Andrei Tarkovsky ; scenario, Andrei… 2018 .

  • Андрей Рублев:Andrei Rublev
  • производство коностудии "Мосфильм" ; авторы сценария, Андрей Михалков-Кончаловский, Андрей Тарковский ; режиссер-постановщик, Андрей Тарковский, продюсер, Т. Огородникова
Tracing the life of a renowned icon painter, Andrei Tarkovsky's second feature conjures the murky world of medieval Russia. The film follows Andrei Rublev as he passes through a series of poetically linked scenes, gradually emerging as a man struggling to preserve his creative…
3. Ballada o soldate: Ballad of a soldier Video/Film , DVD in Russian
directed by Grigori Chukhrai ; a Mosfilm Studio Production ; scenario, Valentin Yoshov… 1959 .

A soldier-boy earns a ten-day leave to go home to his mother by performing a desparate act of bravery at the front. On the way home he has many small adventures.
Lary May. 2000 .

May, Lary.

"In a revealing book that shows the startling connections between national politics and Hollywood movies, Lary May offers a bold, fresh interpretation of American culture from the New Deal through the Cold War."--BOOK JACKET.
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5. Blazing saddles Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish
Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Mel Brooks film ; screenplay by Mel Brooks, Norman Steinberg,… 2004 .

Never give a saga an even break! Blazing Saddles is an iconoclastic, not-politically-correct parody; one of the 1970s most successful and popular films. Every clichéd element from every Western ever made is turned upside down and inside out, while retaining all the familiar…
6. The bridges at Toko-ri Video/Film , DVD in English , French
a Paramount Picture ; screenplay by Valentine Davies ; produced by Wililam Perlberg and… 1954 .

The masterful story of a war-weary World War II veteran who must leave his family to fight again.
7. Casablanca Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Warner Brothers Pictures ; directed by Michael Curtiz ; screenplay by Julius J. and… 2012 .

The romantic lovers' triangle between the impossibly heroic Czech Resistance leader Victor Laszlo, his beautiful wife Ilsa and her ex-lover, cynical American Rick Blaine is still the same old story, but it's never looked better.
8. The Cold War: a new history Book , Print in English
John Lewis Gaddis. 2005 .

Gaddis, John Lewis.

Beginning with World War II and ending with the collapse of the Soviet Union, this is a new account of the strategic dynamics that drove the age, with portraits of its major personalities and much fresh insight into its most crucial events. It contains much new information drawn…
9. The Cold War: a world history Book , Print in English
Odd Arne Westad. 2017 .

Westad, Odd Arne,

"We tend to think of the Cold War as a bounded conflict: a clash of two superpowers, the United States and the Soviet Union, born out of the ashes of World War II and coming to a dramatic end with the collapse of the Soviet Union. But in this major new work, Bancroft…
10. The dawns here are quiet Video/Film , DVD in Russian
directed by Stanislav Rostot͡skiĭ. 1972 .

This dramatic story of women in the war has won numerous international prizes and awards. The action takes place during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). Russian Karelia, the autumn of 1941. Five anti-aircraft gunner girls, who are mostly under twenty years old, and their…
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12. High noon Video/Film , DVD in English
Stanley Kramer Productions presents ; a United Artists release ; screenplay by Carl… 2008 .

A retiring lawman, about to leave town with his new bride, seeks allies among the fearful townspeople and finds none when an outlaw he put in prison returns with his gang to take revenge.
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Elaine Tyler May. 2017 .

May, Elaine Tyler,

Containment at home: Cold War, warm hearth -- Depression: hard times at home -- War and peace: fanning the home fires -- Explosive issues: sex, women, and the bomb -- Brinkmanship: sexual containment on the home front -- Baby boom and birth control: the reproductive consensus…
14. Independence Day Video/Film , DVD in English , French
written by Dean Devlin & Roland Emmerich ; produced by Dean Devlin ; directed by Roland… 1996 .

Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the Earth.
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15. Ivan Vasilievich: back to the future Video/Film , DVD in Multiple languages
Ruscico ; script, Vladlen Bakhnov, Leonid Gaiday ; director, Leonid Gaiday. 1973 .

"Non-science fictional, not entirely realistic and not exactly historical film" based on Mikhail Bulgakov's play "Ivan Vassilievich". Inventor Shurik (Demyanenko) has constructed in his regular Moscow apartment a time machine. Accidentally it sends Ivan the Terrible's namesake…
16. Ivanovo detstvo: Ivan's childhood Video/Film , DVD in Russian
Janus Films ; Mosfilʹm ; Ministerstvo Kinematografii ; film by Andreĭ Tarkovsky ;… 2007 .

An evocative, poetic journey through the shadows and shards of a boy's war-torn youth. 12-year old Ivan works as a spy at the World War II eastern front. The small Ivan can cross the German lines unnoticed to collect information. Three Soviet officers try to take care of this…
17. Khrushchev: the man and his era Book , Print in English
William Taubman. 2003 .

Taubman, William

The fall : October 1964 -- Kalinovka's own : 1894-1908 -- Making it as a metalworker : 1908-1917 -- To be or not to be an apparatchik : 1918-1929 -- Stalin's pet : 1929-1937 -- Stalin's viceroy : 1938-1941 -- Khrushchev at war : 1941-1944 -- Ukrainian viceroy again : 1944-1949…
18. Leviathan Video/Film , DVD in English
a film by Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel ; Arrête ton Cinéma. 2012 .

"A thrilling, immersive documentary that takes viewers deep inside the dangerous world of commercial fishing. Set aboard a hulking fishing vessel as it navigates the treacherous waves off the New England coast-the very waters that once inspired Moby Dick, the film captures the…
Masha Gessen. 2014 .

Gessen, Masha,

"In 1999, the "Family" surrounding Boris Yeltsin went looking for a successor to the ailing and increasingly unpopular president. Vladimir Putin, with very little governmental or administrative experience--he'd been deputy mayor of St. Petersburg, and briefly, director of the…
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20. Marilyn Monroe: special anniversary collection Video/Film , DVD in English
2006 .
Five films featuring Marilyn Monroe.
21. On the beach Video/Film , DVD in English , French
Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ;… 1959 .

Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out most of humanity, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.
22. Padenie Berlina: The Fall of Berlin Video/Film , DVD in Russian
Moskovskai͡a ordena lenina kinostudii͡a "Mosfilʹm" ; st͡senariĭ, P. Pavlenko, M.… 2006 .

  • Падение Берлина:The Fall of Berlin
  • International Historic Films presents ; Московская Ордена ленина Киностудия "Мосфильм" ; Сценарий, П. Павленко, М. Чиаурели ; Постановка, Михаила Чиаурели = International Historic Films presents ; Mosfilm ; Screenplay, P. Pavlenko, M. Chiaureli ; Director, Mikhail Chiaureli
Heroic Joseph Stalin inspires the troops to defeat a cowering Hitler in this no-expense-spared dramatization of the fall of Berlin in 1945. Presented to Stalin as a 70th-birthday gift but pulled from circulation in 1953, the film was made on Agfacolor stock removed from Germany…
23. Richard Nixon: The Life Book , Print in English
John A. Farrell. 2018 .

Farrell, John A. (John Aloysius),

"Brilliantly researched, authoritatively crafted by a prize-winning biographer, and lively on the page, this is the Nixon we've been waiting for. Richard Nixon opens with young Navy lieutenant "Nick" Nixon returning from the Pacific and setting his cap at Congress, an idealistic…
24. Roadside picnic Book , Print in English
Arkady Strugatsky & Boris Strugatsky. 2007 .

Strugat͡skiĭ, Arkadiĭ. 1925-1991

"Red Schuhart is a stalker, one of those misfits who are compelled, in spite of the extreme danger, to venture illegally into the Zone to collect the mysterious artefacts that the alien visitors left scattered around. His life is dominated by the place and the thriving black…
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25. The seventh seal: a film Video/Film , DVD in Swedish
by Ingmar Bergman. 2009 .

Antonius Block is a knight, who along with his squire, are returning home from the crusades. Black Death is sweeping their country. As they approach home, Death appears to the knight and tells him it is his time. Antonius challenges Death to a chess game for his life. Antonius…
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26. Solaris Video/Film , DVD in Russian
Mosfilm ; directed by Andrei Tarkovsky. 1972 .

"Ground control has been receiving strange transmissions from the three remaining residents of the Solaris space station. When cosmonaut and psychologist Kris Kelvin is sent to investigate, he experiences the strange phenomena that afflict the Solaris crew, sending him on a…
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27. The spy who came in from the cold Video/Film , DVD in English
a Paramount picture ; a Salem production ; screenplay by Paul Dehn and Guy Trosper ;… 1965 .

After a fellow spy is murdered, an agent is assigned to pretend he is defecting, but soon suspects that the layers of betrayal go far beyond what was originally expected.
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28. Stalker Video/Film , DVD in Russian
Mosfilʹm ; Vtoroe tvorcheskoe obʺedinenie ; st͡senariĭ Arkadiĭ Strugat͡skogo, Boris… 1979 .

  • Сталкер
  • Мосфильм ; Второе творческое объединение ; сценарий Аркадий Стругацкого, Борис Стругацкого ; постановка Андрей Тарковского ; директор картины Александра Демидова
Inside a mysterious realm called the zone there is The Room, a place that will grant you your innermost desire. Stalker, a man that knows how to pass the deadly secrets of The Zone, escorts a group of people to the Room.
29. Star Wars trilogy Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish
Lucasfilm Ltd. 1977 .

Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the distant past, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial Army.
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30. Window to Paris Video/Film , DVD in Russian , French
Sodaperaga, La Sept Cinema, Fontaine, Films Du Bouloi ; présentent [un] film de Yuri… 1994 .

A young musician discovers a magic window which takes him from his rundown Russian apartment to the streets of Paris.
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31. The word for world is forest Book , Print in English
Ursula K. Le Guin. 1972 .

Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018.

When the Athsheans, the inhabitants of a peaceful world, are conquered by the bloodthirsty Yumens, they retaliate against their captors, abandoning their rules against violence and endangering the very foundations of their society.
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