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Patrick McGilligan continues his celebrated interviews with exceptional screenwriters in "Backstory 5," focusing on the 1990s. The thirteen featured writers--Albert Brooks, Jean-Claude Carriere, Nora Ephron, Ronald Harwood, John Hughes, David Koepp, Richard LaGravenese, Barry Levinson, Eric Roth, John Sayles, Tom Stoppard, Barbara Turner, and Rudy Wurlitzer--are not confin ...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published October 27th 2009 by University of California Press (first published 2009)
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Patrick McGilligan is the author of Clint one of America’s pre-eminent film biographers. He has written the life stories of directors George Cukor and Fritz Lang — both New York Times “Notable Books” — and the Edgar-nominated Alfred Hitchcock: A Life in Darkness and Light. His books have been translated into ten languages. He lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Backstory (5 books)
  • Backstory 1: Interviews With Screenwriters of Hollywood's Golden Age
  • Backstory 2: Interviews With Screenwriters of the 1940s and 1950s
  • Backstory 3: Interviews With Screenwriters of the 1960s
  • Backstory 4: Interviews With Screenwriters of the 1970s and 1980s