all ebooks in category: Biographies of Movie Directors (15)

Cinema Alchemist: Designing Star Wars and Alien (Repost)
English | 2016 | pages: 240 | ISBN: 1783299002 | EPUB | 1,0 mb

For the first time, Oscar-winning production designer and director Roger Christian reveals his life story, from his earliest work in the British film industry to …

Apropos of Nothing: Autobiography
English | March 23, 2020 | ISBN: 1951627342 | EPUB | 400 pages | 0.6 MB

The long-awaited, enormously entertaining memoir by one of the great artists of our time. In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, …

«Romantic Screenplays 101» by Sally J. Walker
English | ISBN: 9781581249569 | EPUB | 1.0 MB

The romance fiction industry thrives on relationship storytelling that titillates, enthralls, satisfies its aficionados. Here is a book that translates the principles of romantic fiction …

Abraham Polonsky: Interviews
English | ISBN: 1617036609 | 2012 | 256 pages | PDF | 1500 KB

Abraham Polonsky (1910–1999), screenwriter and filmmaker of the mid-twentieth-century Left, recognized his writerly mission to reveal the aspirations of his characters in a material society …

A Life in Movies: Stories from 50 years in Hollywood
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 1419734520 | 308 pages | EPUB | 5.27 MB

A rollicking autobiography from the legendary producer of Goodfellas, Rocky, and Raging Bull, and an insider's account of making movies in Hollywood over half a …

Otto Preminger: The Man Who Would Be King (Repost)
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0375413731 | EPUB | pages: 592 | 15.3 mb

The first full-scale life of the controversial, greatly admired yet often underrated director/producer who was known as “Otto the Terrible.” Nothing about Otto Preminger was …

Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood (Repost)
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0813123240 | PDF | pages: 496 | 20.7 mb

" ""Far and away the best film book published so far this year.""―National Board of Review Cecil B. DeMille was the most successful filmmaker in …

«Ernst Lubitsch: Laughter in Paradise» by Scott Eyman
English | ISBN: 9781501103827 | EPUB | 10.5 MB

“Highly recommended” (Library Journal): The only full-length biography of legendary film director Ernst Lubitsch, the director of such Hollywood classics as Trouble in Paradise, Ninotchka, …

A Little Solitaire: John Frankenheimer and American Film
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0813550599, 0813550602 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Think about some commercially successful film masterpieces–The Manchurian Candidate. Seven Days in May. Seconds. Then consider some lesser known, yet equally compelling cinematic achievements–The Fixer. …

Infamous Players: A Tale of Movies, the Mob, (and Sex)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1602861390, 1602861668 | 274 pages | PDF | 4 MB

In 1967, Peter Bart, then a young family man and rising reporter for the New York Times, decided to upend his life and enter into …