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Title The cinema of Clint Eastwood [electronic resource] : chronicles of America / David Sterritt.
Author Sterritt, David.
Publication New York : Wallflower Press, an imprint of Columbia University Press, 2014.
Description 1 online resource (277 pages) : illustrations
text file
Call # eBOOK
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Includes index.
Contents Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Play Mystic for Me; 1. Pros and Cons: The Case For/Against Clint; 2. A Fistful of Movies: Rowdy Yates and the Man With No Name; 3. The Rising Star: Clintus, Siegelini, and Company; 4. Any Which Way He Can: From Misty and Harry to High Plains Drifter and The Outlaw Josey Wales; 5. Portrait of the Artist as a Major Player: From Pale Rider to Bird; 6. Invictus: From John Huston to Jersey Boys; 7. Eastwood's Politics: 'Leave everyone alone'; Epilogue: 'If somebody's dumb enough to ask me...'; Filmography as Director; Index
Summary He became a movie star playing The Man With No Name, and today his name is known around the world. Measured by longevity, productivity, and profits, Clint Eastwood is the most successful actor-director-producer in American film history. This book examines the major elements of his career, focusing primarily on his work as a director but also exploring the evolution of his acting style, his long association with screen violence, his interest in jazz, and the political views – sometimes hotly controversial – reflected in his films and public statements. Especially fascinating is the pivotal ques.
Subject Eastwood, Clint, 1930- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Sterritt, David The Cinema of Clint Eastwood : Chronicles of America New York : Columbia University Press,c2014 9780231172011
ISBN 9780231850711 electronic bk.
0231850719 electronic bk.

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