"A quite satisfying commemoration of a thus-far unforgettable figure." --"Booklist"
About the Author
Richard Schickel is a film critic, documentary film-maker and movie historian, who has written over thirty books, among them The Disney Version; You Must Remember This: The Warner Bros. Story and Clint Eastwood: A Retrospective, and his thirty documentaries include Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin; Woody Allen: A Life in Film, and Scorsese on Scorsese. He has been reviewing movies for Time since 1972 and writes a monthly column, Film on Paper , for the Los Angeles Times Book Review. He was awarded the British Film Institute Book Prize, the Maurice Bessy prize for film criticism, and the National Board of Review s William K. Everson Award for his contributions to film history. * George Perry, former films editor of The Sunday Times and past president of the London Critics Circle, is an author, journalist and broadcaster. He has produced over thirty books, many on film subjects such as The Great British Picture Show and Forever Ealing, and definitive studies of Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals, The Complete Phantom of the Opera and Sunset Boulevard; from Movie to Musical, as well as biographies of RupertBear, Monty Python, Miss Bluebell and James Dean. He lives in London.