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The name above the title : an autobiography

Author: Frank Capra
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press editionView all editions and formats
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Although Frank Capra is best known as the director of several classic films, he was also an award-winning documentary filmmaker as well as a behind-the-scene force in the Director's Guild, the Motion Picture Academy, and the Producer's Guild. He worked with or knew socially everyone in the movie business from the silent era through the golden age. Reading his autobiography is like having Capra sitting in your living  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frank Capra; Frank Capra
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Capra
ISBN: 0306807718 9780306807718
OCLC Number: 35886581
Notes: Originally published: New York : Macmillan Co., 1971.
Includes index.
Description: xx, 513 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Struggle for success --
Struggle with success --
The great struggle --
An entirely new ball game, with entirely new rules.
Responsibility: Frank Capra ; foreword by John Ford ; new introduction by Jeanine Basinger.
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"Although Frank Capra (1897--1991) is best known as the director of It Happened One Night, Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, You Can't Take It with You, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Arsenic and Old Lace, and  Read more...

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