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The Resource A hundred or more hidden things : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli, Mark Griffin

A hundred or more hidden things : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli, Mark Griffin

Label
A hundred or more hidden things : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli
Title
A hundred or more hidden things
Title remainder
the life and films of Vincente Minnelli
Statement of responsibility
Mark Griffin
Title variation
100 or more hidden things
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this biography, Griffin, a writer and reviewer, traces the life and films of filmmaker Vincente Minelli (1903-1986), director of Meet Me in St. Louis, An American in Paris, and Gigi. Drawing from interviews with actors, colleagues, and friends (but neither of his daughters), Griffin recounts his childhood, unconventional upbringing, ambiguous sexuality, the autobiographical nature of his work, his work with famous actors, his many films, his family secrets, his marriages, including to Judy Garland, and his relationship with daughter Liza Minelli. Annotation ♭2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Summary
In this biography, Griffin, a writer and reviewer, traces the life and films of filmmaker Vincente Minelli (1903-1986), director of Meet Me in St. Louis, An American in Paris, and Gigi. Drawing from interviews with actors, colleagues, and friends (but neither of his daughters), Griffin recounts his childhood, unconventional upbringing, ambiguous sexuality, the autobiographical nature of his work, his work with famous actors, his many films, his family secrets, his marriages, including to Judy Garland, and his relationship with daughter Liza Minelli. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
334601
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and films of Vincente Minnelli
Label
A hundred or more hidden things : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli, Mark Griffin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Delaware days -- Window dressing the world -- A glorious garden of wonders -- "A new genius rises in the theatre" -- A small but exquisite talent -- "A piece of good luck" -- "Honey in the honeycomb" -- 5135 Kensington Avenue -- "A joy forever, a sweet endeavor-- " -- "If I had you" -- Dada, Dali, and technicolor -- Undercurrent -- Voodoo -- "I am Madame Bovary" -- "A few words about weddings-- " -- The time in his mind -- Tribute to a bad man -- New sun in the sky -- Almost like being in love -- Cobwebs -- Stranger in paradise -- Maelstroms and madmen -- Sister boy -- "There'll be some changes made" -- Unacceptable, objectionable, and unclean -- A glittering tiara -- Some came running -- "Minnelli's Texas" -- Better than a dream -- Apocalypse -- Don't blame me -- Happy problems -- Identity theft -- The shadow of your smile -- "At best, confused" -- On a clear day -- A matter of time -- Lonely feet
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xix, 346 pages
Isbn
9780786720996
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435418286
  • ocn435418286
  • OCoLC
Label
A hundred or more hidden things : the life and films of Vincente Minnelli, Mark Griffin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Delaware days -- Window dressing the world -- A glorious garden of wonders -- "A new genius rises in the theatre" -- A small but exquisite talent -- "A piece of good luck" -- "Honey in the honeycomb" -- 5135 Kensington Avenue -- "A joy forever, a sweet endeavor-- " -- "If I had you" -- Dada, Dali, and technicolor -- Undercurrent -- Voodoo -- "I am Madame Bovary" -- "A few words about weddings-- " -- The time in his mind -- Tribute to a bad man -- New sun in the sky -- Almost like being in love -- Cobwebs -- Stranger in paradise -- Maelstroms and madmen -- Sister boy -- "There'll be some changes made" -- Unacceptable, objectionable, and unclean -- A glittering tiara -- Some came running -- "Minnelli's Texas" -- Better than a dream -- Apocalypse -- Don't blame me -- Happy problems -- Identity theft -- The shadow of your smile -- "At best, confused" -- On a clear day -- A matter of time -- Lonely feet
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xix, 346 pages
Isbn
9780786720996
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009042445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435418286
  • ocn435418286
  • OCoLC

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