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Film Studies


Now Voyager
Edited by Jeanne Allen
Tino Balio, Series Editor

Wisconsin/Warner Bros. screenplay series

Now Voyager (1942) is appreciated today for a skillfully modulated performance by Bette Davis and a rare theme in American mass culture—the study of a woman's struggle for independence.

This book includes the complete screenplay.

Jeanne Allen is Professor in the Department of Radio-Television-Film at Temple University. She has published widely in the cinema journals and has contributed to several books, including The American Film Industry, also published by the University of Wisconsin Press. Tino Balio, Professor in the Department of Communication Arts at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is the author of United Artists: The Company Built by the Stars, United Artists: The Company That Changed the Film Industry, and the editor of The American Film Industryas well as the 22 volume Wisconsin/Warner Bros. Screenplay series, all published by the University of Wisconsin Press. He directed the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theatre Research from 1966 to 1882.

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the cover of Now, Voyager features a still with Bette Davis.

December 2005

LC: 84-040144 PN
232 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 23 illus.

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