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The Story Of Tommy

4.31  ·  Rating Details ·  13 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Hardcover, 129 pages
Published 1977 by Eel Pie Publishing Ltd
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Sep 10, 2016 GoldGato rated it it was amazing
This was the British book release for the Ken Russell movie, TOMMY, and it's a great find for the fan of the movie. The photographs are numerous both candid on-set and film stills, and the stories are fun, especially since Oliver Reed, Keith Moon, and Russell are all gone now.

TOMMY was the last of the major British commercial flicks for Russell, as he moved to stranger areas later. It's interesting to note that Reed was supposed to go to Hollywood to film JAWS, but he so disliked Los Angeles, he
Dec 09, 2007 jacky rated it it was ok
This book is a lot like the Tommy musical book I have only this one covers the movie. It has all the Tommy movie lyrics, lots of pictures and some other text. Where I wasn't that into the Tommy movie, I never read all of this one.
Jun 08, 2011 Robert rated it it was amazing
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Pretty good overview of TOMMY as conceived by Townsend for the first 'rock opera', and the making of the Ken Russell film. Stuffed with production stills and candids - if you're a fan of the film, you have to have this!
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