How Did Lubitsch Do It?

How Did Lubitsch Do It?

by Joseph McBride

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ISBN-13: 9780231546645
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 06/26/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,086,636
File size: 19 MB
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About the Author

Joseph McBride is a film historian and professor in the School of Cinema at San Francisco State University. He is the author of many books, including Frank Capra: The Catastrophe of Success (1992), Steven Spielberg: A Biography (1997), Searching for John Ford (2001), and What Ever Happened to Orson Welles?: A Portrait of an Independent Career (2006).

Table of Contents

Introduction: “How Did Lubitsch Do It?”
1. “Herr Ernst Lubitsch”
2. “Who Is Ernst Lubitsch?”
3. The “Berlin Style” in Hollywood
4. Tin Cans in a Warehouse?
5. “Give Me a Moment, Please”
6. “In Times Like These . . .”
7. Master of the Ineffable
8. The Aging Master
9. The Door Closes
Epilogue: The Importance of Being Ernst
Acknowledgments and Influences
Notes on Sources

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