Legendary Comedies

Legendary Comedies

by Peter Guttmacher
     
 

Legendary Comedies pays tribute to the movies and actors that have made us laugh throughout the years. It includes movie stills, interviews, and quizzes that shows you that comedy is a serious - but funny - business.

"Most great comedians were great athletes. Physical humor demands rhythm and timing. I love making people think I've just killed myself,"…  See more details below

Overview

Legendary Comedies pays tribute to the movies and actors that have made us laugh throughout the years. It includes movie stills, interviews, and quizzes that shows you that comedy is a serious - but funny - business.

"Most great comedians were great athletes. Physical humor demands rhythm and timing. I love making people think I've just killed myself," says Chevy Chase. Comedians like Chase, the Marx Brothers, Charlie Chaplin, and Jim Carrey make slapstick one of the greatest forms of comedy.

In this thorough book you'll also relive the funniest moments of slapsticks, romantic comedies, and satires, like:

  • Monty Python's The Life of Brian
  • It Happened One Night
  • The Producers
  • Annie Hall
  • The Gods Must Be Crazy
  • Beetlejuice
  • Billy Madison


Also look for Legendary Love Stories, Legendary Science Fiction Movies, and Legendary War Movies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567992397
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
09/15/1996
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
9.75(w) x 13.05(h) x 0.62(d)

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