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John Singleton : interviews

Author: John Singleton; Craigh Barboza
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2009] ©2009.
Series: Conversations with filmmakers series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1991, John Singleton rocketed from obscurity to the top ranks of Hollywood with the release of his debut film, "Boyz N the Hood". This book spans his transformation from film school sensation to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: John Singleton; John Singleton; John Singleton; John Singleton; John Singleton, Regisseur.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Singleton; Craigh Barboza
ISBN: 9781604731156 160473115X 9781604731163 1604731168
OCLC Number: 227031627
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxvi, 203 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Contents: His new hood is Hollywood / Patrick Goldstein --
They gotta have us / Karen Grigsby Bates --
Singleton's street noises / Peter Brunette --
Not just one of the boyz / Alan Light --
Not just one of the boyz / Janice C. Simpson --
Poetry in motion / Veronica Chambers --
Great expectations: John Singleton returns with Justice / Mary Ann French --
Boyz II man / Martha Southgate --
AFI Harold Lloyd master seminar / American Film Institute --
Ashes and embers / Gary Dauphin --
Dredging in the deep south / Jordan Levin --
John Singleton searches for justice in Rosewood / Jay Carr --
Stirring up old terrors unforgotten / Bernard Weinraub --
Can ya dig it? / Glenn Whipp --
Who's the man? / Steve Daly --
The shafting of John Singleton / Erich Leon Harris --
A difficult coming of age / Patrick Goldstein --
Singleton returns to the hood for Baby Boy / Joshua Mooney --
From boyz to boy / Glenn Whipp --
Rocking the cradle / Kristal Brent Zook --
Singled out: a chat with director John Singleton / Dan Heaton --
An interview with John Singleton / Phillip Williams --
Why we make movies: black filmmakers talk about the magic of cinema / George Alexander --
2 Fast 2 furious: an interview with John Singleton / Wilson Morales --
John Singleton / James W. Powell --
His name, and money, at stake, director takes producer's risk / Lola Ogunnaike --
John Singleton: Hollywood's star maker and rule breaker / Jawn Murray --
Director John Singleton labors in shadow of his debut hit / Joyce J. Persico --
John Singleton still lives in the 'hood he films / Terry Armour --
In the mouth of jaws / Henry Sheehan --
The big picture / Patrick Goldstein.
Series Title: Conversations with filmmakers series.
Responsibility: edited by Craigh Barboza.
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