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The Hollywood I knew : a memoir, 1916-1988

Author: Herbert Coleman
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2003.
Series: Filmmakers series, no. 93.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"No one knows Hollywood better than the men and women behind the scenes, the directors and producers who turn ordinary people into heroes of the big screen by the lights, camera, and action of it all. Who better to tell a part of Hollywood's enduring tale than Herbert Coleman, a script supervisor, second unit director, director, and producer, who was active in Hollywood from 1926 through 1988. His memoir, beginning
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Coleman, Herbert, 1907-
Hollywood I knew.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2003
(OCoLC)605976879
Named Person: Herbert Coleman; Herbert Coleman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Coleman
ISBN: 0810841207 9780810841208
OCLC Number: 49952150
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 383 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Cliff Yards, West Virginia --
Bluefield, West Virginia --
Florida --
Hollywood --
Wolf Song --
Fighting Caravans --
Skippy --
A Climb up the Ladder --
The Last Outpost --
Desert Gold --
Poverty Row --
The Outlaw --
I Met Him in Paris --
The Outlaw--Again --
The Light That Failed --
Reap the Wild Wind --
Safeguarding Military Information --
Beau Geste --
For Whom the Bell Tolls --
Five Graves to Cairo --
China --
Here Come the Waves and Blue Skies --
Frenchman's Creek --
The Emperor's Waltz --
Calcutta --
A Shoddy Tale --
California --
Copper Canyon --
The Big Clock --
The Great Gatsby --
Red, Hot and Blue --
Submarine Command --
Branded --
Carrie --
Roman Holiday --
Forest Lakes, Colorado --
Rear Window --
To Catch a Thief --
The Trouble with Harry --
The Man Who Knew Too Much --
More Tales of The Man Who Knew Too Much --
The Wrong Man --
Flamingo Feather --
Vertigo --
No Bail for the Judge --
North by Northwest --
A Career Decision --
Whispering Smith --
Checkmate --
Posse from Hell --
Battle at Bloody Beach --
An Unhappy Interlude --
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour --
Nevada Smith --
Maya --
Every Time a Heart Beats --
Topaz.
Series Title: Filmmakers series, no. 93.
Responsibility: Herbert Coleman with Judy Lanini.

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Written by a Hollywood script supervisor, second-unit director, director and producer, this memoir describes many movie names, such as Gary Cooper, Bing Crosby, Cecil B. DeMille and Billy Wilder. It  Read more...

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