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Author Bernstein, Matthew.

Title Walter Wanger, Hollywood Independent
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (535 pages)
Series Commerce and Mass Culture
Commerce and mass culture series.
Contents Foreword; Preface; Part One: Personal History; Part Two: The Executive Apprentice; Part Three: Going "Independent"; Part Four: Bitter Teas and Reckless Moments, 1945-1952; Part Five: Another Comeback: Three Films; Part Six: Hollywood Merry-Go-Round; Conclusion; Bibliographic Notes; Filmography; Illustration Credits; Index
Summary A portrait of the trailblazing film producer whose career spanned five decades."Bernstein packs an astonishing amount of solid film history into his lucid chronicle of Wangers whirlwind corporate liaisons. ... A fully realized, A-line biopic of a fascinating life in the movies."Tom Doherty, Film Quarterly
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography
Motion picture producers and directors
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
Author Wise, Robert
ISBN 9780816691425