Dancing on the ceiling: Stanley Donen and his movies

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Knopf, Feb 13, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 390 pages
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A profile of the legendary filmmaker who directed such timeless movies as Funny Face and Singin' in the Rain discusses his work during the 1940s and 1950s and follows his longtime collaborations with Fred Astaire, Cary Grant, and Gene Kelly.

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The Book Report: Really now, how mysterious is the subject treated in this book? It's a professional biography/filmography of the life of ace director/former wunderkind Stanley Donen, of "Singin' in ... Read full review

DANCING ON THE CEILING: Stanley Donen and His Movies

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Well-paced, deftly wrought show-biz biography of the director whom Jean-Luc Godard called ``the master of the musical.'' While Donen's name may not be a familiar one, he was responsible, either as ... Read full review


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