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Year 1961 Archives
Robert Hatch -
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  • Author: Robert Hatch

    Total Archives: 815 Items - 51 Articles, 763 Reviews, 1 Poem
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      (3 Reviews)
      The Angry Silence (1960 Film), by Guy Green
      1. The Angry Silence (1960 Film) by Guy Green
      2. The Big Deal on Madonna Street (1960 Film) by Mario Monicelli
      3. Tunes of Glory (1960 Film) by Ronald Neame
      The Nation
      , January 7, 1961, p. 19
    2. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Misfits (1961 Film), by John Huston
      1. The Misfits (1961 Film) by John Huston
      2. The Rules of the Game (1939 Film) by Jean Renoir
      3. The Two-Way Stretch (1961 Film) by Robert Day
      The Nation
      , February 18, 1961, p. 154
    3. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Facts of Life (1960 Film), by Melvin Frank
      1. The Facts of Life (1960 Film) by Melvin Frank
      2. Breathless (1961 Film) by Jean-Luc Godard
      The Nation
      , March 11, 1961, p. 222
    4. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      L'Avventura (1960 Film), by Michelangelo Antonioni
      1. L'Avventura (1960 Film) by Michelangelo Antonioni
      2. Shadows (1959 Film) by John Cassavetes
      3. One-Eyed Jacks (1961 Film) by Marlon Brando
      The Nation
      , April 15, 1961, pp. 329-330
    5. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      La Dolce Vita (1960 Film), by Federico Fellini
      1. La Dolce Vita (1960 Film) by Federico Fellini
      2. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1961 Film) by Karel Reisz
      The Nation
      , April 29, 1961, p. 379
    6. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Bridge (1959 Film), by Bernhard Wicki
      1. The Bridge (1959 Film) by Bernhard Wicki
      2. Ballad of a Soldier (1959 Film) by Grigori Chukhrai
      The Nation
      , May 13, 1961, pp. 420-422
    7. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Two Women (1961 Film), by Vittorio De Sica
      1. Two Women (1961 Film) by Vittorio De Sica
      2. Kanal (1957 Film) by Andrzej Wajda
      The Nation
      , June 3, 1961, p. 487
    8. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The Cheaters (1958 Film), by Marcel Carne
      1. The Cheaters (1958 Film) by Marcel Carne
      2. The Truth (1960 Film) by Henri-Georges Clouzot
      3. Ashes and Diamonds (1958 Film) by Andrzej Wajda
      4. Frantic (1961 Film) by Louis Malle
      The Nation
      , July 15, 1961, pp. 38-42
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      Rocco and His Brothers (1960 Film), by Luchino Visconti
      1. Rocco and His Brothers (1960 Film) by Luchino Visconti
      The Nation
      , September 16, 1961, pp. 168-170
    10. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Purple Noon (1960 Film), by Rene Clement
      1. Purple Noon (1960 Film) by Rene Clement
      2. The Joker (1961 Film) by Philippe de Broca
      3. The Sand Castle (1961 Film) by Jerome Hill
      The Nation
      , September 30, 1961, p. 214
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      The Risk (1961 Film), by John Boulting and Roy Boulting
      1. The Risk (1961 Film) by John Boulting and Roy Boulting
      The Nation
      , October 7, 1961, pp. 235-238
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      (2 Reviews)
      Splendor in the Grass (1961 Film), by Elia Kazan
      1. Splendor in the Grass (1961 Film) by Elia Kazan
      2. The Mark (1961 Film) by Guy Green
      The Nation
      , November 4, 1961, p. 363
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      (3 Reviews)
      The Devil's Eye (1960 Film), by Ingmar Bergman
      1. The Devil's Eye (1960 Film) by Ingmar Bergman
      2. The Kitchen (1961 Film) by James Hill
      3. A Summer to Remember (1960 Film) by Georgi Daneliya and Igor Talankin
      The Nation
      , November 25, 1961, pp. 439-442
    14. Books and the Arts 
      The Children of Sanchez, by Oscar Lewis
      1. The Children of Sanchez by Oscar Lewis
      The Nation
      , October 14, 1961, p. 250
      1. The Children of Sanchez by Oscar Lewis
      The Nation
      , March 25, 1961, pp. 272-274
      1. The Children of Sanchez by Oscar Lewis
      The Nation
      , October 14, 1961, p. 254