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Godfather : the intimate Francis Ford Coppola

Author: Gene D Phillips
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Author Gene D. Phillips blends biography, studio history, and film criticism to provide the most comprehensive work available on Francis Ford Coppola. Phillips gained access to the reticent director and his colleagues and examined Coppola's private production journals and screenplays. He reviewed rare copies of Coppola's student films, his early excursions into soft-core pornography, and his less celebrated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographie (Descripteur de forme)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Phillips, Gene D.
Godfather.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2004
(OCoLC)607063778
Named Person: Francis Ford Coppola; Francis Ford Coppola; Francis Ford Coppola; Francis Ford Coppola; Francis Ford Coppola
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gene D Phillips
ISBN: 0813123046 9780813123042
OCLC Number: 53398080
Description: xix, 380 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Collaborating with Coppola / Walter Murch --
Artist in an industry --
Part I: Hollywood immigrant --
1. Point of departure: The early films and screenplays --
2. Going Hollywood: You're a big boy now and Finian's rainbow --
3. Nightmares at noon: The rain people and The conversation --
Part II: The mature moviemaker --
4. In a savage land: The Godfather --
5. Decline and fall: The Godfather part II and The Godfather part III --
6. The unknown soldiers: Apocalypse now, Apocalypse now redux, and Gardens of stone --
Part III: Artist in an industry --
7. Exiled in Eden: One from the heart --
8. Growing pains: The outsiders and Rumble Fish --
9. Night life: The cotton club --
Part IV: The vintage years --
10. The past as present: Peggy Sue got married and "Rip Van Winkle" --
11. The disenchanted: Tucker: The man and his dream and New York stories --
12. Fright night: Bram stoker's dracula --
13. The vanishing hero: The rainmaker and Jack --
The state of the artist in the industry today.
Responsibility: Gene D. Phillips.
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Blending biography, studio history and film criticism, this comprehensive work on Franics Ford Coppola contains interviews with the director and his colleagues and examines Coppola's production  Read more...

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"I have never made a movie as good as The Godfather and I don't have the amitition to try." -- Steven Spielberg

 
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