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Operation Hollywood

how the Pentagon shapes and censors the movies

by RobbВ· David L.

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Published by Prometheus Books· in Amherst· NY .
Written in English


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StatementDavid L. Robb.
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LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Pagination384 p. :
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22584994M
ISBN 101591021820

Interesting insight on the use of public relations office of the military for the purpose of recruitment and retainment propaganda. Interesting how Bosnia is used for training purposes since in this case the Western and Christian Serbs and Bosnians were demonized by NATO and the west, while the Bosnian Mulims supported by Iran, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and the Taliban-Mujahideen were supported/10(30). Operation Fortitude was the code name for a World War II military deception employed by the Allied nations as part of an overall deception strategy (code named Bodyguard) during the build-up to the Normandy ude was divided into two sub-plans, North and South, with the aim of misleading the German High Command as to the location of the ional scope: Military deception.

  Although there have been numerous books written about the operation, Hollywood has told the story just once, in the film Operation Daybreak starring Anthony Andrews.4/5. The "Canadian Caper" was the joint covert rescue by the Canadian government and the CIA of six American diplomats who had evaded capture during the seizure of the United States embassy in Tehran, Iran, on November 4, , after the Iranian Revolution, when Islamist students took most of the American embassy personnel hostage, demanding the return of the US-backed Shah for trial.

  Operation Hollywood: How the Pentagon shapes and censors the movies by David L. Robb, a former journalist for Daily Variety and the Hollywood Reporter, is . Peer deeper into the Operation Finale true story by watching an interview with the real Peter Malkin, who is portrayed by Oscar Isaac in the movie. Then watch the Adolf Eichmann trial videos that feature the former Nazi on the stand in Israel in At the end of the trial, he was found guilty.


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