Raoul Walsh

Raoul Walsh

by Marilyn Ann Moss


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813144443
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication date: 09/04/2013
Series: Screen Classics Series
Pages: 528
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Marilyn Ann Moss is the author of Giant: George Stevens, A Life on Film and has published numerous articles on writers such as Paul Bowles, Theodore Dreiser, and Frank Norris. She was a television critic for The Hollywood Reporter from 1995 to 2009.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Prologue: A Wild Ride 1

1 Becoming Raoul Walsh 6

2 Griffith and Beyond: The Apprenticeship Years 25

3 Leaning Forward at Fox 46

4 The Dagger, the Sword, and the Gun 74

5 Pre‐Code Walsh: The Big Camera 98

6 Salt of the Earth 131

7 Beshert: The Early Warner Bros. Years 160

8 Out of the Night: At Home at Warner Bros 180

9 One Thousand and One Nights with Errol Flynn 210

10 In Love and War 236

11 Oedipus Wrecked: The Late 1940s at Warner Bros 263

12 By Land and by Sea 295

13 Reverie 327

14 His Kind of Women 351

15 The Adventure Is Larger Than the Man 370

Epilogue: Walsh's American Scene 400

Filmography 405

Notes 447

Selected Bibliography 465

Index 471

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