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Casting might-have-beens : a film by film directory of actors considered for roles given to others

Author: Eila Mell
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Meticulous...useful...fascinating...a good job"--ARBA; "fun"--Communication Booknotes Quarterly. Each entry, organized alphabetically by film title, gives the character and actor cast, a list of other actors considered for that role, and the details of the casting decision. Information is drawn from extensive research and interviews. From About Last Night to Zulu, this book lets you imagine how different your  Read more...
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Mell, Eila, 1968-
Casting might-have-beens.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2005
(DLC) 2004022515
(OCoLC)56590692
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eila Mell
ISBN: 9781476609768 1476609764
OCLC Number: 607425194
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 342 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Preface --
The Films and Roles --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Eila Mell.

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This reference work lists hundreds of stories of actors who didn't get cast or who turned down certain parts. Each entry, organized alphabetically by film title, gives the character and actor cast,  Read more...

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