Marlon Brando, A Life In Film

Marlon Brando, A Life In Film

by Richard Schickel
     
 

Marlon Brando's career could have been made into an epic film. In the first act, he faces the drama of separation and departure from the community that nurtured him; in the next he overcomes a series of trials, leading to a victory of some sort; finally, he relishes a triumphant return and reintegration with the society from which he uprooted himself originally. It is… See more details below

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Marlon Brando's career could have been made into an epic film. In the first act, he faces the drama of separation and departure from the community that nurtured him; in the next he overcomes a series of trials, leading to a victory of some sort; finally, he relishes a triumphant return and reintegration with the society from which he uprooted himself originally. It is interesting, and profitable, legendary film critic Richard Schickel argues, to consider Brando's career - from As Streetcar Named Desire to On the Waterfront to The Wild Ones – in that (spot) light. Here's his surprising tale.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016369914
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
02/14/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
757,446
File size:
3 MB

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