Straight from the Horse's Mouth: Ronald Neame, an by Ronald Neame,with Barbara Roisman Cooper,Michael Caine

By Ronald Neame,with Barbara Roisman Cooper,Michael Caine

Now in Paperback! Ronald Neame's autobiography takes its identify from considered one of his best-loved motion pictures, The Horse's Mouth (1958), starring Alec Guinness. In an informative and enjoyable type, Neame discusses the making of that movie, besides a number of others, together with during which We Serve, Blithe Spirit, short stumble upon, nice expectancies, Tunes of Glory, i'll cross on making a song, The best of pass over Jean Brodie, Scrooge, The Poseidon event, and Hopscotch. instantly from the Horse's Mouth offers a desirable, first-hand account of a special filmmaker, who all started his profession as assistant cameraman on Hitchcock's first talkie, Blackmail, and went directly to direct Maggie Smith, Judy Garland, Walter Matthau, and lots of different trendy performers. The e-book contains stories of the on-and-off-the-set antics of comic George Formby, and unique bills of his reports operating with Noel Coward and David Lean. this isn't easily an autobiography, yet particularly a heritage of British cinema from the Twenties during the Sixties, and Hollywood cinema from the Nineteen Sixties during the current. apart from Neame's personal writing, the ebook includes unique statement via lots of his contemporaries and co-workers together with Alec Guinness, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Shirley MacLaine, Walter Matthau, John generators and Shelley Winters. contains greater than forty photos!

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