skip to content
Straight from the horse's mouth : Ronald Neame, an autobiography Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Straight from the horse's mouth : Ronald Neame, an autobiography

Author: Ronald Neame; Barbara Roisman Cooper
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2003.
Series: Filmmakers series, no. 98.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Straight from the Horse's Mouth provides a fascinating, firsthand account of the life and times of Ronald Neame, who began his career as assistant cameraman on Hitchcock's first talkie, Blackmail, and went on to direct Maggie Smith, Judy Garland, Walter Matthau, and other well-known actors. It includes tales of the on- and off-the-set antics of comedian George Formby, Neame's first-person account of working with  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Neame, Ronald.
Straight from the horse's mouth.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2003
(OCoLC)605663892
Named Person: Ronald Neame; Ronald Neame; Robert Neame
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Neame; Barbara Roisman Cooper
ISBN: 0810844907 9780810844902 0810848996 9780810848993
OCLC Number: 50022658
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 296 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Michael Caine --
Foreword / Alan Parker --
Miss World --
Blackmail --
Beryl --
The Elstree Fire --
Quota Quickies --
Major Barbara --
Noel Coward --
Cineguild --
Hollywood --
Expectations --
The Academy --
Take My Life --
Passionate Friends --
Crashing on Regardless --
The Magic Box --
The Card --
The Million Pound Note --
The Man Who Never Was --
Windom's Way --
Alec Guinness --
Tunes of Glory --
Judy Garland --
Ron-Pon --
Mister Moses --
Gambit --
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie --
Scrooge --
The Poseidon Adventure --
Losses and Gains --
Walter Matthau --
Donna --
The Films of Ronald Neame --
Awards and Honors.
Series Title: Filmmakers series, no. 98.
Responsibility: Ronald Neame with Barbara Roisman Cooper.
More information:

Abstract:

This text provides a first-hand account of Ronald Neame, who began his career as assistant cameraman on Hitchcock's first talkie, "Blackmail", and went on to direct Maggie Smith, Judy Garland, and  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Ronald Neame's life story reads like a veritable Who's Who of the movie business. The Director's Guild Of America The name Ronald Neame should be a household word...A virtual who's-who history of the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50022658>
library:oclcnum"50022658"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87006129>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Motion picture actors and actresses--United States."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2003"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/840476347>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Straight from the horse's mouth : Ronald Neame, an autobiography"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50022658>
schema:reviewBody""Straight from the Horse's Mouth provides a fascinating, firsthand account of the life and times of Ronald Neame, who began his career as assistant cameraman on Hitchcock's first talkie, Blackmail, and went on to direct Maggie Smith, Judy Garland, Walter Matthau, and other well-known actors. It includes tales of the on- and off-the-set antics of comedian George Formby, Neame's first-person account of working with Noel Coward and David Lean, and many other equally exciting episodes in the life of this filmmaker."--Jacket."
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA3Y8097>
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA4Z5121>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.