Shaw pp 388-389 | Cite as

Filmdom’s Illiterates

  • A. M. Gibbs
Part of the Interviews and Recollections Series book series (IR)


From Dennison Thornton, ‘Bernard Shaw Flays Filmdom’s “Illiterates”‘, Reynolds News, 22 January 1939. Dennison Thornton (b. 1909) began his career as a journalist, drama and film critic in Canada (having migrated from his native Ireland) and subsequently become publicist for several major film companies in the UK and America.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Gibbs
    • 1
  1. 1.Macquarie UniversityAustralia

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