Adventures in the Screen Trade

Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind the scenes for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men, and other films...into the plush offices of Hollywood producers...into the working lives of acting greats such as Redford, Olivier, Newman, and Hoffman...and into his own professional experiences and creative thought processes in the crafting of screenplays. You get a firsthand look at why and how films get made and what elements make a good screenplay. Says columnist Liz Smith, "You'll be fascinated.

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  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Pages : 448 pages
  • ISBN : 1455525464
  • Rating : 4/5 from 8 reviews
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Adventures in the Screen Trade

Adventures in the Screen Trade
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release : 05 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKAdventures in the Screen Trade

Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind the scenes for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men, and other films...into the plush offices of Hollywood producers...into the working lives of acting greats

Which Lie Did I Tell?

Which Lie Did I Tell?
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 18 December 2013
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From the Oscar-winning screenwriter of All the President's Men, The Princess Bride, and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, here is essential reading for both the aspiring screenwriter and anyone who loves going to the movies. If you want to know why a no-name like Kathy Bates was cast in Misery, it's in here. Or why Linda Hunt's brilliant work in Maverick didn't make the final cut, William Goldman gives you the straight truth. Why Clint Eastwood loves working with

Boys and Girls Together

Boys and Girls Together
  • Author : William Goldman
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 08 January 2013
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An “extraordinary” novel of five friends coming of age in 1960s New York City, from a New York Times–bestselling, Academy Award–winning author (The Plain Dealer). William Goldman, the versatile author who gave us classic thrillers like Marathon Man, the immortal comedy of The Princess Bride, and the infamous Hollywood tell-all Adventures in the Screen Trade, offers a beautiful and sweeping novel inspired by his own coming-of-age, set against the backdrop of the New York theater world. In Boys

Screenwriters on Screen-Writing

Screenwriters on Screen-Writing
  • Author : Joel Engel
  • Publisher : Hachette Books
  • Release : 12 February 2013
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Before any lights, camera, or action, there's the script--arguably the most important single element in filmmaking, and Screenwriters on Screen-Writing introduces the men and women responsible for the screenplays that have produced some of the most successful and acclaimed films in Hollywood history. In each interview, not only do the writers explore the craft and technique of creating a filmic blueprint, but they recount the colorful tales of coming up in the ranks of the movie business and of bringing

Screenwriting Poetics and the Screen Idea

Screenwriting Poetics and the Screen Idea
  • Author : I. MacDonald,Ian W. Macdonald
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 30 October 2013
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A new, original investigation into how screenwriting works; the practices, creative 'poetics' and texts that serve the screen idea. Using a range of film, media and creative theories, it includes new case studies on the successful ITV soap Emmerdale, Hitchcock's first major screenwriter and David Lean's unfinished film, Nostromo.

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff
  • Author : Tom Wolfe
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 04 March 2008
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From "America's nerviest journalist" (Newsweek)--a breath-taking epic, a magnificent adventure story, and an investigation into the true heroism and courage of the first Americans to conquer space. "Tom Wolfe at his very best" (The New York Times Book Review) Millions of words have poured forth about man's trip to the moon, but until now few people have had a sense of the most engrossing side of the adventure; namely, what went on in the minds of the astronauts themselves

The Japanese Screen

The Japanese Screen
  • Author : Anne Mather
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release : 15 September 2014
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Susannah had met Fernando Cuevas in London, and in a whirlwind romance had fallen wildly and irrevocably in love with him. She could hardly believe it when Fernando, on what seemed to be an unconvincing excuse, ended it all, and disappeared out of her life as quickly as he had come into it. The only thing to do, Susannah decided, was to make a new life for herself, so she took a job as governess to a young Spanish girl

Josh Hartnett Definitely Wants to Do This--

Josh Hartnett Definitely Wants to Do This--
  • Author : Bruce Beresford
  • Publisher : Fourth Estate
  • Release : 26 July 2021
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Whats it like to be an Oscar-winning director up against the machinations of modern-day Hollywood with its stars who want to write their own roles, producers who dont read scripts, highly dubious money men who promise unlimited funds: the mad, the bad and the downright notorious? In this no-holds-barred account Bruce Beresford takes us through the highs and lows of the screen trade from deals at dinner tables to dressing downs in backlots, from far-flung locations, to the centres of

Dopeworld

Dopeworld
  • Author : Niko Vorobyov
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 23 July 2019
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Ecstasy dealing in London, crack talking in Los Angeles, LSD dropping in Tokyo, heroin smoking in Sofia, cocaine cooking in Medellin, bounty hunting in Manilla, opium taking in Tehran.This is your next fix. This is DOPEWORLD. DOPEWORLD is a bold and eye-opening exploration into the world of drugs. Taking us on an unforgettable journey around the world, we trace the emergence of psychoactive substances and our relationship with them. Exploring the murky criminal underworld, the author has unparalleled access

Good Scripts, Bad Scripts

Good Scripts, Bad Scripts
  • Author : Thomas Pope
  • Publisher : Three Rivers Press (CA)
  • Release : 26 July 1998
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Explains how to structure a screenplay and develop characters for film, using as examples movies from "Citizen Kane" and "Casablanca" to "Cutthroat Island" and "The Bonfire of the Vanities"