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FRANK LLOYD: MASTER OF SCREEN MELODRAMA [Kindle Edition]

Anthony Slide

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Frank Lloyd: Master of Screen Melodrama is the first book-length study of one of the most prominent of studio directors from Hollywood's "golden age," whose career spanned the years from 1913 through 1955. Among the director's greatest works are Oliver Twist with Jackie Coogan, The Sea Hawk with Milton Sills, The Divine Lady with Corinne Grifffith, and two Academy Award winners for Best Picture, Cavalcade and Mutiny on the Bounty. They are all discussed in detail here, along with other prominent Frank Lloyd productions, including East Lynne, Berkeley Square, Wells Fargo, and The Howards of Virginia. Frank Lloyd himself won two Academy Awards, and yet he has failed up to now to receive the attention he deserves together with recognition of his masterly creation of screen melodrama. With his latest book, which includes a complete filmography and a sampling of writings by Frank Lloyd, award-winning historian Anthony Slide sets the record straight and honors one of Hollywood's best.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 5346 KB
  • Print Length: 192 pages
  • Publisher: BearManor Media (13 Aug 2012)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B008XD9FUC
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,329,994 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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