From one of America's most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. Drawing on 40 years of experience on movies ranging from Long Day's Journey Into Night to The Verdict, Lumet explains the painstaking labor that results in two hours of screen magic.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Making MoviesUser Review - Laura - Goodreads
This was utterly fascinating. I read it for a film class in college, & I was enthralled. It's pretty much an instructional how-to, from picking a script, getting financing, to the final cut. It's ... Read full review
Review: Making MoviesUser Review - Jason Rodriguez - Goodreads
Lumet made many films, while some are certainly flops (a fact which he readily admits) some are among the most significant contributions to film in American cinema history, Dog Day and Twelve Angry ... Read full review