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Two Gentlemen of Lebowski: A Most Excellent Comedie and Tragical Romance


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“Adam Bertocci has done a stellar job fusing the spirit of Shakespeare with The Big Lebowski. This mashup is one for the ages.”

Scott Shuffitt, cofounding Dude of LebowskiFest and coauthor of I’m a Lebowski, You’re a Lebowski“A blast to read.”

GQ“Oh my God . . . This is so good.”

The New Republic“Classic lines and scenes now become even more epic.”

USA Today“Gadzooks, methinks ’tis all as fine a way to waste an hour or so as I have come across in these four seasons.”

Entertainment Weekly“The mash-up that toke its time in coming.”

Time Out New York“Proves that Shakespearean sharp-tongued eloquence is nifty even in the 21st century, if wielded correctly. The play also proved that [The Big Lebowski] was quite Shakespearean to begin with.”

Inside New York“It's wonderful.”

­Metro (UK)“Should be quite the what-have-you.”


"Arguably one of the most inventive pieces ever created.”

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Bertocci, Adam
Simon & Schuster
Ingle, Zachary
Form - Parodies
General Humor
HUMOR / Parodies
Film - General
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Intellect Books - Fan Phenomena
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i, llustrated in color throughout
7.5 x 5.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , Bertocci adapts the cult-classic film "The Big Lebowski"--as writ in five acts by William Shakespeare.
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and#147;Look, let me explain something to you. I'm not Mr. Lebowski. You're Mr. Lebowski. I'm the Dudeand#8221;

Fan Phenomena: The Big Lebowski takes a close look at the films phenomenal impact over the past century, and looks at the reasons behind the creation of Dudeism, with the and#145;Church of the Latter-Day Dudeand#8217; having attracted more than 70,000 official adherents through its online ordination process. The book looks at how the film is rich in philosophical implications, whether it is the nihilism within the film itself or the Dudeism the film has spawned. Covering issues raised concerning gender and sexuality within the film such as Maudeand#8217;s feminism and Jackie Treehornand#8217;s chauvinistic character, the book also explores the gender divides the film has created in todayand#8217;s society such as male vs female fandom rivalry at festivals. The Big Lebowski festivals have sprung up all around America and have even expanded globally, the book takes an in-side look at these events and includes interviews from Lebowski festival organisers and authors of other fan books and academic books.

"Synopsis" by , What ifand#8230;William Shakespeare had written andlt;Iandgt;The Big Lebowskiandlt;/Iandgt;?andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The Dude has met the Bardand#8212;and he doth abide. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Join and#8220;The Knaveand#8221; and Sir Walter on a wild tale of mistaken identity, kidnapping, bowling, and a rug that, in faith, really tied the room togetherand#8212;in a sidesplitting Shakespearean comedy of errors and ninepins, told in five glorious acts of iambic pentameter and impeccable period prose. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Already a theatrical hit and a worldwide viral phenomenon, andlt;Iandgt;Two Gentlemen of Lebowski andlt;/Iandgt;comes alive anew in this definitive and lavishly illustrated edition, featuring recently discovered historical engravings, scholarly annotations, and a revelatory afterword from the author.
"Synopsis" by , The cult-classic film The Big Lebowski—as writ in five acts by William Shakespeare.
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