Adventures In The Screen Trade

Adventures in the Screen Trade
Publisher Grand Central Publishing
Release Date
Category Performing Arts
Total Pages 448
ISBN 9781455525461
Rating 4/5 from 8 reviews
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Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind the scenes for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men, and other films...into the plush offices of Hollywood producers...into the working lives of acting greats such as Redford, Olivier, Newman, and Hoffman...and into his own professional experiences and creative thought processes in the crafting of screenplays. You get a firsthand look at why and how films get made and what elements make a good screenplay. Says columnist Liz Smith, "You'll be fascinated.

Adventures in the Screen Trade
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-06-05

Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind

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Which Lie Did I Tell
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2013-12-18

From the Oscar-winning screenwriter of All the President's Men, The Princess Bride, and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, here is essential reading for both the aspiring screenwriter and anyone who loves going to the movies. If you want to know why a no-name like Kathy Bates was cast in

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Boys and Girls Together
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2013-01-08

An “extraordinary” novel of five friends coming of age in 1960s New York City, from a New York Times–bestselling, Academy Award–winning author (The Plain Dealer). William Goldman, the versatile author who gave us classic thrillers like Marathon Man, the immortal comedy of The Princess Bride, and the infamous

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Adventures in the Skin Trade
  • Author : Dylan Thomas
  • Publisher : New Directions Publishing
  • Release Date : 1964

Thomas's unfinished novel of a Welsh boy's adventures in London is accompanied by twenty short stories

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Adventures in the Screen Trade
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1924

Read online Adventures in the Screen Trade written by William Goldman, published by which was released on 1924. Download full Adventures in the Screen Trade Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Screenwriters on Screen Writing
  • Author : Joel Engel
  • Publisher : Hachette Books
  • Release Date : 2013-02-12

Before any lights, camera, or action, there's the script--arguably the most important single element in filmmaking, and Screenwriters on Screen-Writing introduces the men and women responsible for the screenplays that have produced some of the most successful and acclaimed films in Hollywood history. In each interview, not only do the

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Screenwriting Tricks of the Trade
  • Author : William Froug
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992

Unlocks the mysteries of commercially successful screen drama.

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The Temple of Gold
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2013-01-08

The New York Times–bestselling author’s phenomenal debut novel about growing up in midwestern, midcentury America. Raymond Euripides Trevitt grows up virtually alone in the small town of Athens, Illinois, until a new boy moves in next door. His name is Zachary Crowe, but he goes by Zock. They’

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But What I Really Want to Do Is Direct
  • Author : Ken Kwapis
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06

For over three decades, director Ken Kwapis has charted a career full of exceptional movies and television, from seminal shows like The Office to beloved films like He’s Just Not That Into You. He is among the most respected directors in show business, but getting there wasn’t easy.

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Josh Hartnett Definitely Wants to Do This
  • Author : Bruce Beresford
  • Publisher : Fourth Estate
  • Release Date : 2007

Whats it like to be an Oscar-winning director up against the machinations of modern-day Hollywood with its stars who want to write their own roles, producers who dont read scripts, highly dubious money men who promise unlimited funds: the mad, the bad and the downright notorious? In this no-holds-barred account

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Writing Movies for Fun and Profit
  • Author : Thomas Lennon,Robert Ben Garant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-07-03

The writers of Reno 911! and several other feature films trace their haphazard experiences in the movie industry, revealing the process through which they worked on script development with executives and stars, pacified exploitative decision makers and fought to be paid for their work.

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The Japanese Screen
  • Author : Anne Mather
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2014-09-15

Susannah had met Fernando Cuevas in London, and in a whirlwind romance had fallen wildly and irrevocably in love with him. She could hardly believe it when Fernando, on what seemed to be an unconvincing excuse, ended it all, and disappeared out of her life as quickly as he had

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The Right Stuff
  • Author : Tom Wolfe
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2008-03-04

From "America's nerviest journalist" (Newsweek)--a breath-taking epic, a magnificent adventure story, and an investigation into the true heroism and courage of the first Americans to conquer space. "Tom Wolfe at his very best" (The New York Times Book Review) Millions of words have poured forth about man's trip to

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Monster
  • Author : John Gregory Dunne
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1998

Revealing the absurdities of Hollywood movie-making, the author offers an account of his eight-year struggle to see his screenplay for the film "Up Close and Personal" through production

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The Moving Target
  • Author : Ross Macdonald
  • Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
  • Release Date : 2010-12-08

The first book in Ross Macdonald's acclaimed Lew Archer series introduces the detective who redefined the role of the American private eye and gave the crime novel a psychological depth and moral complexity only hinted at before. Like many Southern California millionaires, Ralph Sampson keeps odd company. There's the sun-worshipping

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