Acknowledgements; Foreword: James Dearden; Foreword: Simon Relph; Biographical Notes: Basil Dearden; Biographical Notes: Michael Relph; Introduction: 'Two on a Tandem'? Dearden and Relph: Authorship and British Cinema; Chapter 1: Apprenticeship and Beyond: Comedy Traditions and Film Design; Chapter 2: The Formative Period: The War years and the Ethos of Ealing; Chapter 3: Dramas of Masculine Adjustment I: Tragic Melodramas; Chapter 4: Dramas of Masculine Adjustment II: Men in Action; Chapter 5: Dramas of Social Adjustment; Chapter 6: Ethical Dilemmas; Chapter 7: The International Years; Appendix: 'Inside Ealing': Michael Relph; Filmography; Bibliography
Dr Alan Burton is Senior Lecturer in Film at Hull University. Professor Tim O'Sullivan is Head of the Department of Media, Film & Journalism in the Faculty of Humanities at De Montfort University, Leicester.
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