25 Women to Read Before You Die
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | August 24, 2015

    Ellen Urbani: IMG Like Every Other Survivor



    I have an uncommon penchant for aligning myself with disaster and death. Tornadoes and wildfires and armed guerrillas have chased me. Riptides... Continue »
    1. $11.17 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

      Landfall

      Ellen Urbani 9780988265776

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$17.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
12 Remote Warehouse Film and Television- History and Criticism
10 Remote Warehouse Film and Television- Reference

I Lost It at the Movies: Film Writings, 1954-1965

by

I Lost It at the Movies: Film Writings, 1954-1965 Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Taken from Sight and Sound, Atlantic, Partisan Review, The New York Times Book Review and film Quarterly, this is vintage Kael on such classics of the cinema as On The Waterfront, Smiles of a Summer Night, West Side Story, The Seven Samurai, Lolita and Jules et Jim. This is film writing so fresh and direct, it's as if the movies had only been released last week.

Book News Annotation:

A compilation of film reviews and commentary by film critic Pauline Kael covering her 1954 to 1965 writings.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

I Lost it at the Movies is vintage Kael on such classics of post-War cinema as On the Waterfront, Smiles of a Summer Night, West Side Story, The Seven Samurai, Lolita, Jules et Jim etc. Her comments are so fresh and direct, it's as if the movies had only been released last week.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780714529752
Author:
Kael, Pauline
Publisher:
Marion Boyars Publishers
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Film - General
Subject:
Film - History & Criticism
Subject:
Performing arts
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Reviews
Subject:
Motion pictures -- Reviews.
Subject:
Film & Video - History & Criticism
Subject:
Film and Television-History and Criticism
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 5-6
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
250
Dimensions:
8.00 x 5.00 in

Other books you might like

  1. Afterglow: A Last Conversation with... Used Trade Paper $8.00
  2. Nobody's Perfect: Writings from the... Used Trade Paper $9.50
  3. Louis Kahn to Anne Tyng :the Rome... Used Hardcover $8.95
  4. Bones Would Rain from the Sky:...
    Used Hardcover $8.95
  5. Et Tu, Babe (Vintage Contemporaries) Used Trade Paper $5.50
  6. Pugilist At Rest Used Trade Paper $5.63

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » Criticism and Theory
Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » Critics
Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » General
Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » History and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Film and Television » Reference
Arts and Entertainment » Music » General

I Lost It at the Movies: Film Writings, 1954-1965 New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$17.95 In Stock
Product details 250 pages Marion Boyars Publishers - English 9780714529752 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
I Lost it at the Movies is vintage Kael on such classics of post-War cinema as On the Waterfront, Smiles of a Summer Night, West Side Story, The Seven Samurai, Lolita, Jules et Jim etc. Her comments are so fresh and direct, it's as if the movies had only been released last week.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.