Monster

Monster : Living Off the Big Screen

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In Hollywood, screenwriters are a curse to be borne, and beating up on them is an industry bloodsport. In this account of life on the Hollywood food chain, it's a screenwriter who gets the last murderous laugh. In 1998 novelist and journalist John Gregory Dunne and his wife, Joan Didion, were asked to write a screenplay about the dark and complicated life of the late TV anchorwomen Jessica Savitch. Eight years and twenty-seven drafts later the script wast turned into the fairy tale "Up Close and Personal", starring Robert Redford and Michelle Pfeiffer.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 130 x 197 x 14mm | 150g
  • Pan Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0330392468
  • 9780330392464

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