Bogdanovich, Peter 1939-
Most widely held works about Peter Bogdanovich
Most widely held works by Peter Bogdanovich
Citizen Kane ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2,479 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: The story of Charles Foster Kane, a newspaper tycoon whose life is investigated by a magazine reporter trying to discover the meaning of Kane's dying word: "Rosebud".
The last picture show ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,595 libraries worldwide
A bittersweet drama of the social and sexual mores in small-town 1950s Texas.
Bringing up Baby ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,431 libraries worldwide
A scatterbrained heiress uses her pet leopard, Baby, to attract the attention of a stuffy paleontologist.
This is Orson Welles by Orson Welles ( Book )
26 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Film and theatre director-innovator, radio producer, actor, writer, painter, narrator, and magician, Orson Welles was the last true Renaissance man of the twentieth century. From such great work in radio as the epoch-making "War of the Worlds" and the famous voice of "The Shadow knows!" to his cinematic masterpieces Citizen Kane, Othello, The Magnificent Ambersons, Touch of Evil, and the wonderful but still unreleased The Other Side of the Wind, Welles was a central.
Who the devil made it : conversations with Robert Aldrich, George Cukor, Allan Dwan, Howard Hawks, Alfred Hitchcock, Chuck Jones, Fritz Lang, Joseph H. Lewis, Sidney Lumet, Leo McCarey, Otto Preminger, Don Siegel, Josef von Sternberg, Frank Tashlin, Edgar G. Ulmer, Raoul Walsh ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
Peter Bogdanovich, director, screenwriter, actor and critic, interviews sixteen legendary directors of the first hundred years of film - from Allan Dwan and Raoul Walsh to Leo McCarey, Alfred Hitchcock and Sidney Lumet. The conversations brought together in this book give us a history of the movies. They are the stories of pioneers who came to the picture business from many worlds. Some were adventurers (running away to sea; joining Pancho Villa) before finding their.
Infamous ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 960 libraries worldwide
While researching his book "In cold blood", writer Truman Capote develops a relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and, in particular Perry Smith, while both men waited for their date of execution on death row.
John Ford by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
26 editions published between 1967 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Who the hell's in it : portraits and conversations by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
What's up, doc ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results.
Pieces of time; Peter Bogdanovich on the movies by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
The killing of the unicorn : Dorothy Stratten (1960-1980) by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 668 libraries worldwide
Paper moon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
A smooth-talking con man and a nine-year-old orphan are up to tricks in depression-era Kansas. Also includes a prologue by Peter Bogdanovich in which he shares insights about being a director and goes behind the scenes of Paper Moon.
Fury ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder.
Fritz Lang in America by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in 5 languages and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Make way for tomorrow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
In this 'enormously moving Depression-era depiction of the frustrations of family, aging, and the generation gap' [-- Container], an elderly couple must move in with their adult children when they lose their home.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers : runnin' down a dream ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Chronicles Tom Petty's musical career and life for more than three decades, featuring hundreds of unpublished photographs and memorabilia from his personal archives.
Broken English ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Nora Wilder is a thirty-something Manhattanite plugging away at her job, but her quest for love consistently results in falling flat on her face. After a series of disastrous first dates, she meets Julien, a quirky Frenchman with an unabashed passion for living. Inevitably, Nora discovers she must look inward before finding a new outlook on life and love.
Mask ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
The true story of Rocky Dennis, a personable young man who has craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, a fatal disease which causes hideous facial disfigurement. Rocky is the son of biker Rusty and he is accepted without question by his mom's boyfriends and her cycle buddies, but treated with pity and disgust by much of the outside world. The local high school principal doesn't want to enroll Rocky, but Rusty fights for her son's rights. Rocky eventually falls in love with Diana, a blind girl who cannot see his deformity and is entranced by the boy's kindness and compassion.
Allan Dwan; the last pioneer by Peter Bogdanovich ( Book )
5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Orson Welles's F for fake ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Trickery. Deceit. Magic. In this free-form documentary, the legendary filmmaker gleefully engages the central preoccupation of his career: the tenuous line between truth and illusion, art and lies.
Actors Biographical films Biography Bogdanovich, Peter,--1939- Canada Capote, Truman,--1924-1984 Citizen Kane (Motion picture) Comedy films Comedy films Criticism, interpretation, etc. Depressions Detective and mystery films Documentary films Drama Feature films Feature films Femmes fatales Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Ford, John,--1894-1973 Hanging Hearst, William Randolph,--1863-1951 Heiresses Hickock, Richard Eugene,--1931-1965 Historical films History Interviews Iowa Judgments, Criminal Leopards as pets Man-woman relationships Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture industry Motion picture producers and directors Motion pictures Motion pictures--Production and direction Newspaper publishing Novelists, American Paleontologists Publishers and publishing Screwball comedy films Serial murders Smith, Perry Edward,--1928-1965 Teenage boys Texas Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Welles, Orson,--1915-1985
Thomas, Derek, 1939-
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