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Author Daniel, Douglass K.

Title Tough as nails : the life and films of Richard Brooks / Douglass K. Daniel.

Publication Info. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 BROOKS, RIC    Check Shelf
Description x, 249 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Wisconsin film studies
Wisconsin film studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hollywood by way of Philadelphia -- Writing movies at home and at war -- Swell guys, brutes, and the Blacklist -- In the director's chair at MGM -- Writing and rocking around the clock -- Taking literature from page to screen -- Independence and that old-time religion -- Two hits and one major miss -- A journey into Capote country -- On marriage, larceny, and America's beauty -- New directions and two wrong turns.
Subject Brooks, Richard, 1912-1992.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780299251246 paperback alkaline paper $26.95
0299251241 paperback alkaline paper
9780299251239 (e-book)
0299251233 (e-book)
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