Orson Welles and Roger Hill: A Friendship in Three Acts

Orson Welles and Roger Hill: A Friendship in Three Acts

by Todd Tarbox
     
 

I found Orson Welles and Roger Hill: A Friendship in Three Acts

fascinating, touching, and revealing of Orson and Roger. It certainly

is the Orson I knew in all his complexity and brilliance.

-PETER BOGDANOVICH, American film historian, director,

writer, actor, producer, critic, and author

I read A Friendship in Three Acts with absolute delight. At

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I found Orson Welles and Roger Hill: A Friendship in Three Acts

fascinating, touching, and revealing of Orson and Roger. It certainly

is the Orson I knew in all his complexity and brilliance.

-PETER BOGDANOVICH, American film historian, director,

writer, actor, producer, critic, and author

I read A Friendship in Three Acts with absolute delight. At last

I have got what I have been looking for in vain till now: the sound

of Welles's private voice, the warmth, easiness, modesty, fantasy

of which so many have spoken but which none have been able to

reproduce...

-SIMON CALLOW, English actor, writer, director, and author

The major and longest-lasting close friendship of Orson Welles's

life was with one of his earliest role models-his teacher, advisor,

and theatrical mentor at the Todd School who later became the

school's headmaster, Roger Hill. Hill's grandson, Todd Tarbox, has

given us invaluable and candidly intimate glimpses into many of

its stages...

-JONATHAN ROSENBAUM, American film critic and author

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593932602
Publisher:
BearManor Media
Publication date:
04/30/2013
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
912,274
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

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