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My life as a Mankiewicz

Tom Mankiewicz

My life as a Mankiewicz

an insider"s journey through Hollywood

by Tom Mankiewicz

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture producers and directors,
  • Screenwriters,
  • Biography,
  • Television producers and directors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTom Mankiewicz and Robert Crane
    SeriesScreen classics
    ContributionsCrane, Robert David
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.M3206 A3 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25238898M
    ISBN 109780813136059, 9780813136165, 9780813140575
    LC Control Number2012008587

    Frank Mankiewicz was an extraordinary man who lived an extraordinary life. As a member of a Hollywood Royal family, a soldier in World War 2, an advisor to Robert Kennedy, a journalist who hung out with Fidel Castro, Mankiewicz seemed to have a hand in every major historical event in the last century/5. Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Writer: All About Eve. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on Febru , Joseph Leo Mankiewicz first worked for the movies as a translator of intertitles, employed by Paramount in Berlin, the UFA's American distributor at the time (). He became a dialoguist, then a screenwriter on numerous Paramount productions in Hollywood, most of Occupation: Writer, Producer, Director.

    JOE MANKIEWICZ, in his study, looks at the books on his shelves and says 'Those are the movie books. Over here are the Restoration playwrights which I really care about.'. Life and career. Frank Mankiewicz was born in New York City and grew up in Beverly Hills, California, the son of Sara (Aaronson) and screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz, who co-wrote Citizen uncle, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, directed such films as All About Eve and brother was television writer Don grew up near the Marx Born: Frank Fabian Mankiewicz II, .   By RAY KELLY. Herman J. Mankiewicz co-wrote Citizen Kane and his kid brother, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, scripted and directed All About Eve — not too shabby for the sons of a school teacher and seamstress who left Germany for the United States shortly before the start of the 20th century.. Sydney Ladensohn Stern — author of Gloria Steinem: Her Passions, .

    So As I Was Saying My Somewhat Eventful Life: Mankiewicz, Frank, Swerdlow, Joel L.: Books - (17). By the mids, Mankiewicz was a contract writer for MGM, churning out scripts for the comedy "The Show-Off" () starring Spencer Tracy, the romance-tinged adventure "Escapade" () with William Powell and Rosalind Russell, and "My Dear Miss Aldrich" ().   The Case for “Cleopatra” in the book, “My Life with Cleopatra,” also newly reissued. The story starts in , when Wanger was hired by .


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In this memoir written with his friend, journalist and author Swerdlow, Mankiewicz shares experiences from growing up in Beverly Hills as the son of Academy Award-winning film director Herman Mankiewicz to 5/5(1).Greene felt that “the film was made deliberately to attack the download pdf and the author”.

Joe agreed that it was “a very bad film I made during a very unhappy time in my life”. Elizabeth Taylor, the star of Suddenly Last Summer (), surpassed Gardner with a salary of $, plus ten per cent of the gross profit.

Joe wittily telegraphed Author: Jeffrey Meyers. His stories are in a new ebook called "So As I Was Saying: My Somewhat Eventful Life." Frank Mankiewicz is best known for telling the world of Robert Kennedy's death.

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