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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

Book chapter

...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

Book chapter

...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

Book chapter

...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

Book chapter

...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

Book chapter

...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

Book chapter

...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...

Loveable Rogues

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

Book chapter

...Cool Hand Luke – Lucas Jackson on the chain gang Sometimes nothing can be a real cool hand. With a run of box-office hits, Newman’s career...

Out in the Cold

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

Book chapter

...My daddy died without ever seein’ me as the star. After the blockbuster success of The Sting and The Towering Inferno, Newman had the commercial muscle to make any film he wanted. His first post-Inferno vehicle seemed an odd choice...

History Lessons

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

Book chapter

...It’s all about ass, isn’t it? You kick it or you lick it. Newman’s first acting role after The Color of Money came in Fat Man and Little Boy (1989). Set between 1942 and 1945, this ambitious film chronicles the development...

Elder Statesman

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

Book chapter

...So, who’s got a hug for a lonely old man? The first half of 1998 proved a busy time for Newman. Shortly after Where the Money Is wrapped, he played a supporting role in Message in a Bottle (1999), produced by Warner Brothers...