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Intrepid Laughter free pdf Throughout his career, Preston Sturges (1898--1959) was known for bringing sophistication and wit to the genre of comedy, establishing himself as one of the most valuable writer-directors in 1940s Hollywood. Today, more than fifty years after they were originally produced, his films have lost little of their edge and remain extremely popular. Intrepid Laughter is an essential guide to the life and work of this luminary of the stage and screen, following Sturges from his unusual childhood, to his early success as a Broadway playwright, to his whirlwind career in Hollywood.

About Andrew Dickos

Andrew Dickos is the editor of "Abraham Polonsky: Interviews" and the author of "Street with No Name: A History of the Classic American Film Noir." He is also a commentator on Paramount Home Entertainment's DVD of Preston Sturges's "The Miracle of Morgan's Creek."

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Author : Andrew Dickos
Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
Data Published : 01 February 2014
ISBN : 0813141958
EAN : 9780813141954
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 192 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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