A biographical dictionary of film

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Morrow, 1981 - Performing Arts - 682 pages
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A critical encyclopedia of film presents informative biographical essays on nearly nine hundred international film personalities--including leading directors, actors, actresses, and producers--with cogent analyses of their past and current work

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I can't say I've read every entry, but I give it four stars because I like to know that I can open it up and find intelligent insights into the movie world. His opinions can be grating or dismissive ... Read full review

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User Review  - bemislibrary - LibraryThing

A modern classic by one of filmdom’s most erudite scholars, if you can afford only one tome on the lives of Tinseltown titans, this would be it. *** Any film dictionary worth its celluloid is going to ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
127
Section 3
174
Section 4
368
Section 5
455
Section 6
491
Section 7
594
Section 8
618
Section 9
620
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