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The Big Sleep
     

The Big Sleep

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by David Thomson, Raymond Chandler
 

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Thi stext shows how "The Big Sleep" signalled a change in the nature of Hollywood cinema, as the director Howard Hawks shot extra scenes, "fun" scenes, to replace the ones in which the murders are explained, and in so doing left the plot unresolved.

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Thi stext shows how "The Big Sleep" signalled a change in the nature of Hollywood cinema, as the director Howard Hawks shot extra scenes, "fun" scenes, to replace the ones in which the murders are explained, and in so doing left the plot unresolved.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851706320
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
02/28/1997
Series:
BFI Film Classics Series
Edition description:
1997
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,026,816
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 7.48(h) x 0.01(d)

Meet the Author

David Thomson is the author of, among other books, The Biographical Dictionary of Film and Rosebud, a biography of Orson Wells.

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