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The Resource Irving Thalberg : boy wonder to producer prince, Mark A. Vieira

Irving Thalberg : boy wonder to producer prince, Mark A. Vieira

Label
Irving Thalberg : boy wonder to producer prince
Title
Irving Thalberg
Title remainder
boy wonder to producer prince
Statement of responsibility
Mark A. Vieira
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of the film producer who ran Universal Pictures at the age of twenty, founded MGM at twenty-four, and championed the careers of such iconic actors as Clark Gable and Joan Crawford
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
340733
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vieira, Mark A.
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/32092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.T467
LC item number
V547 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thalberg, Irving G
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
boy wonder to producer prince
Label
Irving Thalberg : boy wonder to producer prince, Mark A. Vieira
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The Fletcher Jones Foundation humanities imprint"--Prelim. p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 405 - 462) and index
Contents
The merger. The boy wonder -- A funny little man -- Three shaky little stars -- The perfection of silence. A studio style -- Wicked stepchildren -- A business of personalities -- Top of the heap -- "More stars than there are in heaven" -- The talkies. The golden silents -- All-talking, all-singing, all profitable -- The production code -- "His brain is the camera." Visiting royalty -- New morals for old -- The right to be wrong -- Hollywood Icarus -- The Thalberg unit. The new setup -- Honor with credit -- "To hell with art!" -- The crown prince of Hollywood. "Napoleon Thalberg" -- A feverish energy -- A labor of love -- The gods are jealous -- The legacy. Unfinished projects -- Marie Antoinette
Control code
ocn316327278
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 504 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520260481
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009011534
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316327278
Label
Irving Thalberg : boy wonder to producer prince, Mark A. Vieira
Publication
Note
"The Fletcher Jones Foundation humanities imprint"--Prelim. p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 405 - 462) and index
Contents
The merger. The boy wonder -- A funny little man -- Three shaky little stars -- The perfection of silence. A studio style -- Wicked stepchildren -- A business of personalities -- Top of the heap -- "More stars than there are in heaven" -- The talkies. The golden silents -- All-talking, all-singing, all profitable -- The production code -- "His brain is the camera." Visiting royalty -- New morals for old -- The right to be wrong -- Hollywood Icarus -- The Thalberg unit. The new setup -- Honor with credit -- "To hell with art!" -- The crown prince of Hollywood. "Napoleon Thalberg" -- A feverish energy -- A labor of love -- The gods are jealous -- The legacy. Unfinished projects -- Marie Antoinette
Control code
ocn316327278
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 504 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520260481
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009011534
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316327278

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