These records consist of motion picture stills and a black-and-white photograph from the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie, The Beginning or the End (1947), directed by Norman Taurog, with original story by Robert Considine and screenplay by Frank W. Wead, and starring Brian Donlevy and Robert Walker. These materials were used by Nathan Reingold in his research for an article on Hollywood and the atomic bomb, "Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Meets the Atomic Bomb," Sociology of the Sciences, volume 9, pages 229-245, 1985. Research materials for the article can be found in Box 15 of Record Unit 7470.
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