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Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Brian Dauth

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Interviews (Conversations With Filmmakers)

by Brian Dauth

  • 123 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Movie Directors,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Interviews,
  • Mankiewicz, Joseph L.,
  • Motion picture producers and directors,
  • United States,
  • Cinema/Film: Book

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12340685M
    ISBN 10193411023X
    ISBN 109781934110232

      Joseph Mankiewicz, master of all styles, is Hollywood's forgotten auteur. The re-release of All About Eve shows his talent for crackling, epigrammatic dialogue, writes Kevin Jackson. "The cinema of Joseph L. Mankiewicz is a cinema of intelligence without inspiration. His best films - All About Eve and The Barefoot Contessa - bear the signature of a genuine auteur Mankiewicz's cranky liberalism sometimes gets the better of him, particularly when he wrenches scenes out of their context to inveigh against the evils of farm subsidies (People Will Talk) and oil-depletion.

    I enjoyed this collection of interviews with JOSEPH L. MANKIEWICZ (edited by Brian Dauth), especially since Mr. Mankiewicz wasn’t known for public comments. Aside from an interview for Life magazine in , the interviews are from the s till two years before his death in I got hold of this book. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $

      Joseph L. Mankiewicz, a writer, director and producer who was one of Hollywood's most literate and intelligent film makers, died yesterday at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, N.Y. Immediately download the Joseph L. Mankiewicz summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Joseph L. Mankiewicz.


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John Mankiewicz (born ), screenwriter and producer (son of Don); Jane Mankiewicz, fiction writer published in The New Yorker (daughter of Don). Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on FebruJoseph Leo Mankiewicz first worked for the movies as a translator of intertitles, employed by Paramount in Berlin, the UFA's American distributor at the time ().

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Displaying the wit, insight, and daring that were the hallmarks of his movies, Mankiewicz. Joseph L. Mankiewicz, in full Joseph Leo Mankiewicz, (born FebruWilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died February 5,Mount Kisco, New York), American producer, director, and screenwriter known for his witty, literary, urbane dialogue and memorable characters.

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