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The Resource William Wyler : the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director, Gabriel Miller

William Wyler : the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director, Gabriel Miller

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William Wyler : the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director
Title
William Wyler
Title remainder
the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel Miller
Title variation
William Wyler
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the life and films of Hollywoods most celebrated director
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eng
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Summary
Wyler is the most nominated director in the history of the Academy Awards and bears the distinction of having won an Oscar for Best Director on three occasions. Both Bette Davis and Lillian Hellman considered him America's finest director, and Sir Laurence Olivier said he learned more about film acting from Wyler than from anyone else
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10223339
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Miller, Gabriel
Dewey number
  • 791.43/0233/092
  • B
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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True
Series statement
Screen classics
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  • Wyler, William
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
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the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director
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William Wyler : the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director, Gabriel Miller
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-459), filmography (pages 399-426), and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Discovering a vocation and a style: The shakedown (1929), The love trap (1929), Hell's heroes (1930), A house divided (1931) -- Coming into his own: Counsellor-at-law (1933) -- First-class pictures: These three (1936) -- The Wyler touch: Dodsworth (1936) -- A concoction: Come and get it (1936) -- The street where they live: Dead end (1937) -- Gone with the plague: Jezebel (1938) -- Home on the moors and the range: Wuthering Heights (1939), The westerner (1940), The letter (1940) -- Bette Davis and the South redux: The little foxes (1941) -- War films: Mrs. Miniver (1942), Memphis Belle (1944), Thunderbolt (1945) -- The way home: The best years of our lives (1946) -- The American scene I: The heiress (1949) -- The American scene II: Carrie (1952) -- The House Un-American Activities Committee: Detective story (1951), Roman holiday (1953), The desperate hours (1955), The children's hour (1961) -- The pacifist dilemma: Friendly persuasion (1956), The big country (1958), Ben-Hur (1959) -- Final projects: The collector (1965), How to steal a million (1966), Funny girl (1968), The liberation of L.B. Jones (1970)
Control code
2013010135
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9780813142098
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013010135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
William Wyler : the life and films of Hollywood's most celebrated director, Gabriel Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-459), filmography (pages 399-426), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discovering a vocation and a style: The shakedown (1929), The love trap (1929), Hell's heroes (1930), A house divided (1931) -- Coming into his own: Counsellor-at-law (1933) -- First-class pictures: These three (1936) -- The Wyler touch: Dodsworth (1936) -- A concoction: Come and get it (1936) -- The street where they live: Dead end (1937) -- Gone with the plague: Jezebel (1938) -- Home on the moors and the range: Wuthering Heights (1939), The westerner (1940), The letter (1940) -- Bette Davis and the South redux: The little foxes (1941) -- War films: Mrs. Miniver (1942), Memphis Belle (1944), Thunderbolt (1945) -- The way home: The best years of our lives (1946) -- The American scene I: The heiress (1949) -- The American scene II: Carrie (1952) -- The House Un-American Activities Committee: Detective story (1951), Roman holiday (1953), The desperate hours (1955), The children's hour (1961) -- The pacifist dilemma: Friendly persuasion (1956), The big country (1958), Ben-Hur (1959) -- Final projects: The collector (1965), How to steal a million (1966), Funny girl (1968), The liberation of L.B. Jones (1970)
Control code
2013010135
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9780813142098
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013010135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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