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I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History.

I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History.

Author: Walter Mirisch; Sidney Poitier; Elmore Leonard
Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 2009.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Mirisch, Walter.
I Thought We Were Making Movies, Not History.
Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Mirisch; Sidney Poitier; Elmore Leonard
ISBN: 9780299226435 0299226433
OCLC Number: 1043364423
Description: 1 online resource (501 pages)
Contents: Foreword, by Sidney Poitier; Foreword, by Elmore Leonard; Acknowledgments; Prologue; 1. My Family; 2. The University of Wisconsin; 3. Los Angeles and Monogram; 4. Allied Artists; 5. The 1950s; 6. The Screen Producers Guild; 7. Back at Allied Artists; 8. Moulin Productions, Inc.; 9. William Wyler and Friendly Persuasion and Billy Wilder and Love in the Afternoon; 10. On Our Own; 11. Billy Wilder and Some Like It Hot; 12. John Ford and The Horse Soldiers; 13. John Sturges and The Magnificent Seven; 14. The 1960s; 15. West Side Story; 16. One, Two, Three and Other Projects. 17. William Wyler, Elvis Presley, and John Sturges18. A Big Hit and a Few Misses; 19. Blake Edwards and The Pink Panther; 20. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; 21. 633 Squadron, a New Corporate Entity, and Unrealized Projects ; 22. The Start of a Jinx and Cinerama; 23. Hawaii; 24. A New Relationship with Norman Jewison; 25. In the Heat of the Night; 26. A Western, a Comedy, a Drama, and a Caper; 27. Personal Matters-Familial and Corporate; 28. Dark Days for the Film Industry; 29. Billy Wilder and The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes and Avanti!; 30. Fiddler on the Roof. 31. Goodbye to United Artists32. Hello to Universal; 33. The Return of Peter Sellers; 34. The 1980s and 1990s; Epilogue; Filmography; Career Milestones and Awards; Index.


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