Adventures in the Screen Trade

Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman.

Adventures in the Screen Trade

Adventures in the Screen Trade

Now available as an ebook for the first time! No one knows the writer's Hollywood more intimately than William Goldman. Two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and the bestselling author of Marathon Man, Tinsel, Boys and Girls Together, and other novels, Goldman now takes you into Hollywood's inner sanctums...on and behind the scenes for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men, and other films...into the plush offices of Hollywood producers...into the working lives of acting greats such as Redford, Olivier, Newman, and Hoffman...and into his own professional experiences and creative thought processes in the crafting of screenplays. You get a firsthand look at why and how films get made and what elements make a good screenplay. Says columnist Liz Smith, "You'll be fascinated.

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Adventures in the Screen Trade
Language: en
Pages: 418
Authors: William Goldman
Categories: Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Abacus (UK)

As befits more than twenty years in Hollywood, Oscar-winning screenwriter William Goldman's sparkling memoir is as entertaining as many of the films he has helped to create. From the writer of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All the President's Men and Marathon Man, Adventures in the Screen Trade is
Which Lie Did I Tell?
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: William Goldman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-18 - Publisher: Vintage

From the Oscar-winning screenwriter of All the President's Men, The Princess Bride, and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, here is essential reading for both the aspiring screenwriter and anyone who loves going to the movies. If you want to know why a no-name like Kathy Bates was cast in
The Big Picture
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: William Goldman, Herb Gardner
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Applause Theatre & Cinema

(Applause Books). William Goldman, who holds two Academy Awards for his screenwriting ( Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and All the President's Men ), and is author of the perennial best seller Adventures in the Screen Trade , scrutinizes the Hollywood movie scene of the past decade in this
William Goldman: The Reluctant Storyteller
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sean Egan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: BearManor Media

William Goldman is one of the world’s most popular storytellers. Amongst his more than two-dozen motion picture screenplays are such iconic works as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Stepford Wives, All the President’s Men and A Bridge Too Far. His acclaimed novels include The Temple of Gold, Boys
The Colour of Light
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: William Goldman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher:

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