The Hollywood History of the World

HollywoodHistorySuggested by Timothy Lane • George MacDonald Fraser (most famous for the Flashman series of humorous historical novels) looks at Hollywood’s record on history, especially from the era of historical spectaculars. They often fictionalized events or relied on dubious legends, but also often did a fine job of evoking the milieu.
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  1. Brad Nelson Brad Nelson says:

    Rats. No Kindle format. But it sounds like an interesting premise for a book. I’m pretty sure Moses didn’t look or act anything like Chuck Heston. But who knows? But he certainly “evokes the milieu,” and big-time.

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