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The Resource Claude Rains : an actor's voice, David J. Skal ; with Jessica Rains

Claude Rains : an actor's voice, David J. Skal ; with Jessica Rains

Label
Claude Rains : an actor's voice
Title
Claude Rains
Title remainder
an actor's voice
Statement of responsibility
David J. Skal ; with Jessica Rains
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Late in Claude Rains's distinguished career, a reverent film journalist wrote that Rains "was as much a cinematic institution as the medium itself." In Claude Rains: An Actor's Voice, noted Hollywood historian David J. Skal draws on more than thirty hours of newly-released Rains interviews to create the first full-length biography of the actor nominated multiple times for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. This portrait of a universally respected Hollywood legend also benefits from the insights of his daughter, Jessica Rains, who provides firsthand accounts of the enigmatic man behind
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skal, David J
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rains, Jessica
Series statement
Screen classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rains, Claude
  • Rains, Claude
  • Rains, Claude
  • Rains, Claude
  • Actors
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Actors
  • United States
  • Schauspielkunst
Label
Claude Rains : an actor's voice, David J. Skal ; with Jessica Rains
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Bloody Idiots Who Couldn't Learn Their Lines; 2 Marriages and Mustard Gas; 3 An Actor Abroad; 4 Invisibility and After; 5 Mr. Rains Goes to Burbank; 6 Now, Contract Player; 7 MacGuffins, Deceptions, Domestic Recriminations; 8 New Stages and Final Curtains; Appendix: The Work of Claude Rains; Notes and Sources; Bibliography; Index; Photographs
Control code
ocn697175236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 290 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hgh4r
  • edbca20f-20ec-47b7-8293-aecdcb05b7d5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697175236
Label
Claude Rains : an actor's voice, David J. Skal ; with Jessica Rains
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Bloody Idiots Who Couldn't Learn Their Lines; 2 Marriages and Mustard Gas; 3 An Actor Abroad; 4 Invisibility and After; 5 Mr. Rains Goes to Burbank; 6 Now, Contract Player; 7 MacGuffins, Deceptions, Domestic Recriminations; 8 New Stages and Final Curtains; Appendix: The Work of Claude Rains; Notes and Sources; Bibliography; Index; Photographs
Control code
ocn697175236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 290 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172187
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hgh4r
  • edbca20f-20ec-47b7-8293-aecdcb05b7d5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697175236

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