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Author Sherman, Vincent, author

Title Studio affairs : my life as a film director / Vincent Sherman


Description 1 online resource (362 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Raison d'Etre; 1 Moment of Decision; 2 Unknown Territory; 3 Meeting Hedda; 4 Hollywood-First Time; 6 Hollywood-Second Time; 5 Moving Left; 7 Moving Up; 8 The Hard Way; 9 Bette Davis; 10 In Our Time; 11 Midway; 12 Errol Flynn; 13 London; 14 Joan Crawford; 15 Freelancing; 16 Red Scare; 17 Back to Warner's; 18 Twilight Years; Postscript; Filmography; Index
Summary As a young Jewish boy growing up in Vienna, Georgia, Abe Orovitz could never have predicted the twists and turns his life would take. Many years later, as retired film director with more than thirty movies to his credit, Vincent Sherman is no less surprised when he looks back on that life. In Studio Affairs he retraces his life with candor and enthusiasm. Sherman discusses the details of his three-year relationship with Joan Crawford, his inadvertent connection with the death of Bette Davis's second husband, and his poignant romantic involvement with Rita Hayworth. Providing counterpoint to th
Bibliography Includes filmography and index
Notes English
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Subject Sherman, Vincent
Sherman, Vincent
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Entertainment & Performing Arts.
Motion picture producers and directors
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780813157399