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Creative Angst

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...I want to work and can’t. You can and don’t. With or without the Oscar, Newman’s triumph in The Verdict confirmed his career renaissance after several lean years. While he would never have another hit on the scale of The Sting...

A Burning Sensation

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...One tiny spark becomes a night of blazing suspense! In January 1974, Joanne Woodward agreed to appear in August Strindberg’s play The Dance of Death, produced by Joseph Papp at New York’s Lincoln Center. She would co-star...

Down and Dirty

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...The Hustler – ‘Fast’ Eddie Felson Even if you beat me, I’m still the best. With the Exodus shoot behind them, Newman and Joanne Woodward headed for France, where...

Dixie Duse

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...Joanne Woodward – 1950s studio portrait I have been dedicated to acting since I was able to talk. Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward was born on 27 February...

Family Tragedy

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...I don’t think I’ll ever escape the guilt. By the time Quintet appeared in cinemas, Newman had endured the worst crisis of his life. For the past few years, Scott Newman had been a major source of concern, unable to get his life...

Seems Like Old Times

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...For some players, luck itself is an art. During the mid-1980s, Newman’s personal income was estimated at around $2.5 million a year. While this was a modest sum by movie-star standards, Newman could well afford to turn...

Structure

Ken Dancyger

Ken Dancyger is the author of numerous books on screenwriting, editing, and production. He conducts screenwriting forums and workshops in North America, Europe, and Asia. A past chair of Undergraduate studies in the Department of Film and Television at NYU, he is currently Professor of Film and Television at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jeff Rush

Jeff Rush is an associate professor at Temple University's Department of Film & Media Arts. He has served as director of the MFA program and as Department Chair in Film & Media Arts. He received an MFA in Screenwriting and Directing from the American Film Institute and an MFA in Fiction Writing from the University of Iowa's Writer's Workshop. In addition to teaching, Jeff has worked as a freelance screenwriter and has published numerous articles and books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Alternative Scriptwriting : Beyond the Hollywood Formula

Focal Press, 2013

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... Structure I n this chapter, we will begin an extended examination of structure—looking at how it is used both in mainstream and alternative fi lms. We will consider the relationship of structure to character development and change...

American Nightmares

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...I think films can change the way people think in a very, very small way. They are more a reflection of our times. The success of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Newman’s biggest hit since Exodus, took...

A Barbed-Wire Soul

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...Hud – Hud and Alma (Patricia Neal) My daddy thinks that oil is something you stick in your salad dressing. Newman got his career back on track with Hud (1963),...

The Man from Shaker Heights

Daniel O'Brien

Daniel O’Brien is a journalist and film critic whose work has been published in many leading UK film and general interest magazines. He is the author of several previous books including Clint Eastwood: Film-maker, and Robert Altman: Hollywood Survivor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Newman

Faber and Faber, 2004

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...1950s studio portrait I wasn’t driven to acting by an inner compulsion. I was running away from the sporting goods business. Paul...