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Billy Wilder in Hollywood

by Maurice Zolotow

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Published by Limelight Editions in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wilder, Billy, 1906-,
    • Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMaurice Zolotow.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1998.A3 W59 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination396 p., [16] of plates :
      Number of Pages396
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2375915M
      ISBN 100879100702
      LC Control Number87004206

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      Book Overview Golden Age Hollywood screenwriter Charles Brackett was an extremely observant and perceptive chronicler of the entertainment industry during its most exciting . The life, career and walking habits of Billy Wilder, co-author and director of such Hollywood classics as "Double Indemnity," "Sunset Boulevard" and "Some Like It Hot," is captured in vivid.

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