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Tag: Marsha Gordon

Mar 13, 2017

War, Movies and Sam Fuller: Q&A with Marsha Gordon

American screenwriter, author and director of over 20 films, Sam Fuller influenced the work of such filmmakers as Jim Jarmusch, Quentin Tarantino and Luc Moullet. Marsha Gordon, author of Film is Like a Battleground: Sam Fuller’s War Movies, sdiscusses the work of this legendary filmmaker. 

Mar 1, 2017

Movies on the Radio: Best in the Western

Host Frank Stasio talks Marsha Gordon, film studies professor at NC State University, about how Westerns have evolved from a lone-ranger narrative to a platform for critiques about race, gender and capitalism. 

Feb 13, 2017

From the Big Red One to ‘The Big Red One’ — War, Movies and Sam Fuller

A new book by NC State film studies professor Marsha Gordon focuses in depth on the war films of director, producer and screenwriter Sam Fuller. 

Nov 23, 2016

Movies on the Radio: Movies About Families

WUNC program host Frank Stasio discusses listeners’ favorite movies about families, from “Parenthood” to “Star Wars” and lots in between. Marsha Gordon, film studies, featured. 

Oct 6, 2016

Movies on the Radio: Political Movies

"Movies on the Radio" takes on political movies and what they reveal about American society and government. Marsha Gordon, film studies, featured. 

Jun 16, 2016

Movies On The Radio: Forbidden Films

WUNC host Frank Stasio talks with Marsha Gordon, film professor at NC State, and Laura Boyes, film curator at the NC Museum of Art, about listeners' favorite "forbidden films" and the history of censorship in Hollywood. ​Marsha Gordon, English, featured 

May 11, 2016

Movies On The Radio: Crimes And The Characters Who Commit Them

WUNC Host Frank Stasio talks with Marsha Gordon, film professor at NC State, and Laura Boyes, film curator at the North Carolina Museum of Art, about listeners' favorite crime films in the next edition of "Movies on the Radio." Marsha Gordon, English, featured. 

Apr 20, 2016

Movies On The Radio: Best Buddy Films

The relationships of best friends have been fodder for movie plot lines for decades and exist in all genres. Movies On The Radio looks at favorite buddy films ranging from romantic comedies like “Some Like It Hot” to dramas like “Beaches.” Marsha Gordon, English and film studies, featured.