Professional jazz and DVD critic Gary Giddins home alone with some classic cinema

April 21, 2010 No Comments

This paperback book from long time jazz critic for the Village Voice Gary Giddins offers a collection of essays on Hollywood’s iconic films, their stars and the filmmakers  such as Lubitsch, Hawks, Hitchcock & Welles. The book notably features a great story on Michael Curtiz’s discovery of his new star Doris Day.

Warning Shadows: Home Alone with Classic Cinema
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Language: ISBN-10: 0393337928
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