Francis Ford Coppola: A Filmmaker's Life
Beginning with his birth in 1939 to Italian-American parents, through his early years as a maverick director and screenwriter, right up to his legal victory over Warner Bros in 1998, this book explores Coppola's professional development into one of the finest directors of his generation.
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FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA: A Filmmaker's LifeUser Review - Kirkus
The director of perhaps the finest film of the past 30 years is presented as erratic, grandiose, and mysteriously boring for so great an artist. Schumacher (Crossroads: The Life and Music of Eric ... Read full review
Francis Ford Coppola: a filmmaker's lifeUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Coppola made his reputation as a director by winning back-to-back Best Picture Oscars for The Godfather, Parts 1 and 2. The exuberant Coppola was like a godfather to the new American cinema movement ... Read full review