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The Resource American classic screen profiles, edited by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh, (electronic resource)

American classic screen profiles, edited by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh, (electronic resource)

Label
American classic screen profiles
Title
American classic screen profiles
Statement of responsibility
edited by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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American classic screen
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Tibbetts, John C
  • Welsh, James Michael
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  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Label
American classic screen profiles, edited by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collection of profiles previously published in the periodical, American classic screen
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction / John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh -- ACTORS. Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle : filmdom's forgotten funnyman -- George Bancroft -- Warner Baxter -- Ralph Bellamy -- The film career of George M. Cohan -- Boris Karloff : an affectionate memoir of the gentleman of terror -- Robert Redford : a lesson in "taking charge" -- Mickey Rooney -- Kidflicks : the western films of Fred Thomson -- Cornel Wilde : the complete filmmaker and man of action -- ACTRESSES. Dear Beulah : reflections on the long and distinguished career of Beulah Bondi -- Surviving mother Hollywood : Diana Serra Cary ("Baby Peggy") speaks out -- Charlotte Henry's adventures in wonderland : the brief but memorable career of a Hollywood "Alice" -- Siren song : the tragedy of Barbara La Marr -- A countess in Hollywood : Elissa Landi -- The birth of a sex symbol : Jayne Mansfield -- Marilyn : a personal reminiscence -- Eleanor Powell : born to dance -- Natalie Wood -- HOLLYWOOD PAIRS. Bette Davis and Claude Rains : two opposites that attracted -- Cukor and Hepburn : the story of a creative partnership that has spanned forty-seven years -- Making movies with James Cagney -- BEHIND THE CAMERA : THE DIRECTORS. Charles T. Barton : an informal profile -- The elusive Cecil B. Demille : an appreciation of a Hollywood legend -- Joseph H. Lewis : assessing an (occasionally) brilliant career -- Seastrom : the Hollywood years -- BEHIND THE CAMERA : THE CRAFTSMEN. Walter Plunkett : dressing right for Gone with the wind -- "Mr. Electricity" : the multi-volted career of Kenneth Strickfaden -- Coming to light : the celebrity portraits of Orval Hixon
Control code
ssj0000482683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 237 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780810876774
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010013537
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000482683
Label
American classic screen profiles, edited by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Collection of profiles previously published in the periodical, American classic screen
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction / John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh -- ACTORS. Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle : filmdom's forgotten funnyman -- George Bancroft -- Warner Baxter -- Ralph Bellamy -- The film career of George M. Cohan -- Boris Karloff : an affectionate memoir of the gentleman of terror -- Robert Redford : a lesson in "taking charge" -- Mickey Rooney -- Kidflicks : the western films of Fred Thomson -- Cornel Wilde : the complete filmmaker and man of action -- ACTRESSES. Dear Beulah : reflections on the long and distinguished career of Beulah Bondi -- Surviving mother Hollywood : Diana Serra Cary ("Baby Peggy") speaks out -- Charlotte Henry's adventures in wonderland : the brief but memorable career of a Hollywood "Alice" -- Siren song : the tragedy of Barbara La Marr -- A countess in Hollywood : Elissa Landi -- The birth of a sex symbol : Jayne Mansfield -- Marilyn : a personal reminiscence -- Eleanor Powell : born to dance -- Natalie Wood -- HOLLYWOOD PAIRS. Bette Davis and Claude Rains : two opposites that attracted -- Cukor and Hepburn : the story of a creative partnership that has spanned forty-seven years -- Making movies with James Cagney -- BEHIND THE CAMERA : THE DIRECTORS. Charles T. Barton : an informal profile -- The elusive Cecil B. Demille : an appreciation of a Hollywood legend -- Joseph H. Lewis : assessing an (occasionally) brilliant career -- Seastrom : the Hollywood years -- BEHIND THE CAMERA : THE CRAFTSMEN. Walter Plunkett : dressing right for Gone with the wind -- "Mr. Electricity" : the multi-volted career of Kenneth Strickfaden -- Coming to light : the celebrity portraits of Orval Hixon
Control code
ssj0000482683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 237 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780810876774
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010013537
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000482683

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