By Susan Granger
Praise for one hundred fifty undying MOVIES:
“No one is familiar with extra approximately video clips, outdated and new, and how the movie international works than Susan. So what an important deal with it truly is to have her for the 1st time speak about a hundred and fifty of the films that experience intrigued her such a lot in the covers of 1 book…”
—Robert Osborne, host for Turner vintage Movies
“Susan Granger is a superb movie critic who has a beneficiant center, a pleasant capability for ask yourself, a prepared serious eye, and a dexterous manner with phrases. She writes spot-on reports which are either well-informed and unique to read.”
—Randy Pitman, Publisher/Editor, Video Librarian
“Susan Granger has given us this advisor, one hundred fifty undying video clips, which could be an immense addition to the library of someone who loves film.”
—Maria Cooper Janis, actor Gary Cooper’s daughter
“I have identified Susan on the grounds that she was once 4 years outdated. She used to be vibrant then—she's even brighter now—in each approach. and she or he understands easy methods to separate the wheat from the chaff.”
—actress Jane Powell
“I can constantly belief Susan Granger to lead me to the flicks i will love (as good because the stinkers to avoid.) not just is she an outstanding consultant, yet she's a enjoyable learn. i'm venerated to be incorporated within the undying 150!”—Keir Dullea, actor, megastar of "2001: an area Odyssey"
Read or Download 150 Timeless Movies PDF
Best film & video art books
First released in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Actors, writers, administrators and manufacturers who helped outline the style supply targeted perception approximately western videos from the early talkies to the current. Interviewed listed below are Glenn Ford, Warren Oates, Virginia Mayo, Andrew V. McLaglen, Harry Carey, Jr. , Julie Adams, A. C. Lyles, Burt Kennedy, Edward Faulkner, Aldo Sambrell, Jack Elam, Andrew J.
Were you aware that Pocahontas most likely by no means fell in love with John Smith, because the Disney and different movie types of these occasions fake? That Godzilla used to be initially an anti-American and anti-nuclear motion picture, seriously lower and supplemented with new fabric? That Zorro was once no longer created by means of an American writer yet derived from the a lot older Mexican fight for independence?
How have a bunch conceived as a shortlived commodity outlived such a lot of in their contemporaries? Why are The Monkees nonetheless very important, and what does this let us know approximately their song, their television convey, and our knowing of pop culture this present day? regardless of being in-built Hollywood, and never unavoidably to final, The Monkees and their song, television, and cinematic output have proved enduring.
- How to Make Exciting Money-Making Movies: Your Film School In A Book!
- Boys, Boyz, Bois: An Ethics of Black Masculinity in Film and Popular Media (Studies in African American History and Culture)
- Authorship and Film (AFI Film Readers)
- Left of Hollywood: Cinema, Modernism, and the Emergence of U.S. Radical Film Culture
Additional resources for 150 Timeless Movies