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The Resource Some like it Wilder : the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder, Gene D. Phillips

Some like it Wilder : the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder, Gene D. Phillips

Label
Some like it Wilder : the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder
Title
Some like it Wilder
Title remainder
the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder
Statement of responsibility
Gene D. Phillips
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most accomplished writers and directors of classic Hollywood, Billy Wilder (1906-2002) directed numerous acclaimed films, including Sunset Boulevard (1950), Sabrina (1954), The Seven Year Itch (1955), Witness for the Prosecution (1957), and Some Like It Hot (1959). Featuring Gene D. Phillips's unique, in-depth critical approach, Some Like It Wilder: The Life and Controversial Films of Billy Wilder provides a groundbreaking overview of a filmmaking icon. Wilder began his career as a screenwriter in Berlin but, because of his Jewish heritage, sought refuge in America when Germany came
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Gene D
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Screen classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Wilder, Billy
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • United States
Label
Some like it Wilder : the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder, Gene D. Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-416) 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
From Berlin to Hollywood : the early screenplays -- Champagne and tears : Ninotchka, Midnight, and Ball of fire -- New directions : The major and the minor and Five graves to Cairo -- The rise of film noir : Double indemnity -- Through a glass darkly : The lost weekend and Die todesmühlen -- Wunderbar : The emperor waltz and A foreign affair -- Dark windows : Sunset Boulevard -- Barbed wire satire : Ace in the hole and Stalag 17 -- Fascination : Sabrina and The seven year itch -- Light up the sky : The spirit of St. Louis and Love in the afternoon -- Remains to be seen : Witness for the prosecution -- The gang's all here : Some like it hot -- Love on the dole : The apartment -- Love on the run : One, two, three and Irma La Douce -- Grifters : Kiss me, stupid and The fortune cookie -- The game's afoot : The private life of Sherlock Holmes -- The perfect blendship : The front page and Avanti! -- Twilight years : Fedora and Buddy buddy -- Epilogue : a touch of class
Control code
ocn646068674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 446 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813173672
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/ctt2hgf5b
  • bd418286-243b-4186-bad9-17aefc783512
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068674
Label
Some like it Wilder : the life and controversial films of Billy Wilder, Gene D. Phillips
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-416) 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
From Berlin to Hollywood : the early screenplays -- Champagne and tears : Ninotchka, Midnight, and Ball of fire -- New directions : The major and the minor and Five graves to Cairo -- The rise of film noir : Double indemnity -- Through a glass darkly : The lost weekend and Die todesmühlen -- Wunderbar : The emperor waltz and A foreign affair -- Dark windows : Sunset Boulevard -- Barbed wire satire : Ace in the hole and Stalag 17 -- Fascination : Sabrina and The seven year itch -- Light up the sky : The spirit of St. Louis and Love in the afternoon -- Remains to be seen : Witness for the prosecution -- The gang's all here : Some like it hot -- Love on the dole : The apartment -- Love on the run : One, two, three and Irma La Douce -- Grifters : Kiss me, stupid and The fortune cookie -- The game's afoot : The private life of Sherlock Holmes -- The perfect blendship : The front page and Avanti! -- Twilight years : Fedora and Buddy buddy -- Epilogue : a touch of class
Control code
ocn646068674
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 446 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813173672
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/ctt2hgf5b
  • bd418286-243b-4186-bad9-17aefc783512
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068674

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