COMM 461
Spring 2011




These are a list of selected films that recreate a period of time and a discourse community. As you watch the film notice the place of public address. Your suggestions for additional entries are welcomed.

Policy Change

The Depression

  • Grapes of Wrath, starring Henry Fonda
  • Places in the Heart, starring Sally Field

War and Peace

World War II

  • Tora, Tora, Tora
  • Why We Fight. There are a series of films from this series. Available in Non-print media in Hornbake.

Social Movements

  • Reds
  • Malcolm X
  • Mississippi Burning