Acting in Film: An Actor's Take on Movie Making

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Hal Leonard Corporation, 1997 - Performing Arts - 163 pages
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(Applause Acting Series). A master actor who's appeared in an enormous number of films, starring with everyone from Nicholson to Kermit the Frog, Michael Caine is uniquely qualified to provide his view of making movies. This new revised and expanded edition features great photos throughout, with chapters on: Preparation, In Front of the Camera Before You Shoot, The Take, Characters, Directors, On Being a Star, and much more. "Remarkable material ... A treasure ... I'm not going to be looking at performances quite the same way ... FASCINATING!" Gene Siskel
  

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Great advice dished out with Caine's witty humor. - Goodreads
There were some wonderful insights to film acting. - Goodreads
Great advice on acting and life... - Goodreads
Lots of good advice and info here. - Goodreads
But there is some very practical good advice. - Goodreads
It's mostly pictures and the type is large. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Alexandria Bianca - Goodreads

There were some wonderful insights to film acting. I felt like this book was a little too broad but I will definitely take some of his advice. Great stuff! :) Read full review

Review: Acting in Film: An Actor's Take on Movie Making

User Review  - Bertha Leal - Goodreads

A no-frills, quick read but full of practical industry know-how's and sage advice. I liked Michael Caine's stiff upper lip, British professionalism and his admirable dedication to the craft. Superb!!! Read full review

Contents

At the Studio or On Location
35
In Front of the CameraBefore
45
Behavior On and Off the Set
105
Filmography of Michael Caine
155
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