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The Producers: Money, Movies and Who Calls the Shots Tim Adler

The Producers: Money, Movies and Who Calls the Shots

Tim Adler

Published February 9th 2006
ISBN : 9780413771520
Paperback
256 pages
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An insightful, anecdote-filled history of the film industry, and an examination of the role of the men or women whose job it is to deliver a dramatic and commercial success.Tim Adler introduces us to the mavericks and adventurers of modern-dayMoreAn insightful, anecdote-filled history of the film industry, and an examination of the role of the men or women whose job it is to deliver a dramatic and commercial success.Tim Adler introduces us to the mavericks and adventurers of modern-day cinema, in candid interviews with Michael Douglas (a producer who became an actor by mistake), Dino De Laurentiis (last of the great moguls), Duncan Kenworthy and Andrew McDonald (Notting Hill, 28 Days Later), Jeremy Thomas, Marin Karmitz and Christine Vachon. Through them Adler explains the history of some of the most successful films of the last three decades, and looks at the skill and experience, the showmanship and the money necessary to survive in the worlds toughest business.