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Memo from David O. Selznick

David O. Selznick

Memo from David O. Selznick

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Selznick, David O., 1902-1965.

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    Statementselected and edited by Rudy Behlmer ; with an introduction by S.N. Behrman.
    ContributionsBehlmer, Rudy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.A3 S38 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 518 p., [32] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages518
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3785362M
    ISBN 100394179374
    LC Control Number81047641

    Rudy Behlmer, whose now classic Memo from David O. Selznick was called “the most revealing, penetrating book on filmmaking I know” by director King Vidor, performs the same service for Zanuck in this first-time-ever collection of his personal correspondence to the directors, writers, actors, technicians, and studio executives who made the.


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David O. Selznick was a unique figure in the golden Hollywood studio era. In this book, film historian Rudy Behlmer compiles memos Selznick dictated over the course of his decades-long career as one of Hollywood’s top. I've a feeling that before the day is over someone is going to make use of that old-fashioned but somewhat expressive term foul play," drawls the inimitable George Sanders in David O.

Selznick's production of Alfred Hitchcock directing, of course, foul play could be expected. Rebecca began in as a novel by Daphne du book captured the attention of Hitchcock, the.

InSelznick engaged French novelist Romain Gary to prepare an adaptation of Tender Is the Night. Here is a really interesting memo in Memo from David O. Selznick. As the book goes on, you can really feel directors losing patience with Selznick’s interference (John Huston, in particular, but he was not alone), and I can certainly see.

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