The devil's candy: The bonfire of the vanities goes to Hollywood

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Houghton Mifflin, Nov 1, 1991 - Performing Arts - 434 pages
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On the set of Warner Brothers' Bonfire of the Vanities, Salamon followed director Brian de Palma as he cast the major parts, orchestrated the shooting, and oversaw the editing while dealing with giant egos. Salamon shows how a big-budget movie really gets made and explains why Bonfire failed miserably at the box office.

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Contents

PART I
3
Great Great Great
19
Head Bangers
39
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Julie Salamon was a film critic and a reporter for The Wall Street Journal for sixteen years and was recently appointed as a television critic for The New York Times. She is the author of The Devil's Candy: The Bonfire of the Vanities Goes to Hollywood, White Lies, The Net of Dreams, and the New York Times bestseller The Christmas Tree.

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