Burt Lancaster: A Filmography and Biography

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With a career in films spanning nearly fifty years, Burt Lancaster brought his unique charisma and energy to roles in films ranging from the adventurous to the bittersweet. This comprehensive filmography of Lancaster's career is accompanied by a biography that provides the background for his immense range of work on the screen. Production information, a synopsis, and commentary is provided for each of Lancaster's 85 films, from the first?The Killers?to the last?Separate But Equal. Photographs from nearly all of ...
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Overview

With a career in films spanning nearly fifty years, Burt Lancaster brought his unique charisma and energy to roles in films ranging from the adventurous to the bittersweet. This comprehensive filmography of Lancaster's career is accompanied by a biography that provides the background for his immense range of work on the screen. Production information, a synopsis, and commentary is provided for each of Lancaster's 85 films, from the first—The Killers—to the last—Separate But Equal. Photographs from nearly all of Lancaster's films accompany the text, and an index and bibliography are also included.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780786423392
  • Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
  • Publication date: 4/18/2005
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Longtime Western film buff Ed Andreychuk is the author of several film books. He lives in Baltimore.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 7, 2001

    Burt was l first Independents...

    Subsumed theme is that he produces many of his films--outside major studio control.Sweet Smell of Success, a cult classic,is subject for book in development

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