You are here

Download A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove (Southwestern & by John Spong,Jeff Wilson,Bill Wittliff PDF

By John Spong,Jeff Wilson,Bill Wittliff

Widely acclaimed because the maximum Western ever made, Lonesome Dove has develop into a real American epic. Larry McMurtry's Pulitzer Prize–winning novel was once a New York Times top vendor, with greater than 2.5 million copies at present in print. The Lonesome Dove miniseries has drawn thousands of audience and gained quite a few awards, together with seven Emmys.

A publication at the Making of Lonesome Dove takes you on a desirable behind-the-scenes trip into the construction of the booklet, the miniseries, and the area of Lonesome Dove. author John Spong talks to 40 of the foremost humans concerned, together with writer Larry McMurtry; actors Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Anjelica Huston, Diane Lane, Danny Glover, Ricky Schroder, D. B. Sweeney, Frederic Forrest, and Chris Cooper; government manufacturer and screenwriter invoice Wittliff; government manufacturer Suzanne de Passe; and director Simon Wincer. They and a number of others inform energetic tales approximately McMurtry's writing of the epic novel and the method of turning it into the miniseries Lonesome Dove. Accompanying their reminiscences are images of iconic props, costumes, set designs, and taking pictures scripts. Rounding out the ebook are continuity Polaroids used in the course of filming and images taken at the set through invoice Wittliff, which position you behind the curtain in the midst of the action.

Designed as a spouse for A booklet of images from Lonesome Dove, Wittliff's awesome high quality paintings quantity, A ebook at the Making of Lonesome Dove is a must have for each fan of this American epic.

Show description

Read or Download A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove (Southwestern & Mexican Photography Series, Wittliff Collections at Texas State University) PDF

Similar tv arts & entertainment books

Television News and the Elderly: Broadcast Managers' Attitudes Toward Older Adults (Routledge Library Editions: Television)

This concise survey investigates the tv common managers’ and information administrators’ attitudes in the direction of the aged within the usa. initially released in 1997, it increases very important problems with ageing in terms of the media with particular specialize in the older viewer’s prestige as a viewing viewers of the inside track and the way they're provided within the information.

What Women Watched: Daytime Television in the 1950s (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture)

During this pathfinding publication, in response to unique archival examine, Marsha F. Cassidy bargains the 1st thorough research of sunlight hours television's earliest and most important women's genres, appraising from a feminist viewpoint what ladies watched sooner than cleaning soap opera rose to prominence. After offering a entire historical past of the early days of women's programming around the state, Cassidy bargains a severe dialogue of the codecs, courses, and celebrities that introduced daylight hours television in America—Kate Smith's type convey and the famed singer's unsuccessful transition from patriotic radio superstar to Nineteen Fifties television idol; the "charm boys" Garry Moore, Arthur Godfrey, and artwork Linkletter, whose courses commemorated women's participation yet within the method proven the dominance of male hosts on television; and the "misery exhibits" Strike It wealthy and Glamour lady and the talk, either severe and felony, they stirred up.

Women of Ice and Fire: Gender, Game of Thrones and Multiple Media Engagements

George R. R. Martin's acclaimed seven-book myth sequence A tune of Ice and hearth is exclusive for its robust and multi-faceted woman protagonists, from youngster queen Daenerys, scheming Queen Cersei, baby avenger Arya, knight Brienne, purple Witch Melisandre, and lots of extra. the sport of Thrones universe demanding situations, exploits, but additionally adjustments how we expect of girls and gender, not just in fable, yet in Western tradition usually.

Single Season Sitcoms of the 1980s: A Complete Guide

Because the cable television exploded within the Eighties, supplying audience dozens of channels, an unparalleled variety of sequence have been produced. for each winning sitcom—The Golden women, kinfolk Ties, Newhart—there have been flops comparable to Take 5 with George Segal, Annie McGuire with Mary Tyler Moore, One significant kin with Danny Thomas and lifestyles with Lucy starring Lucille Ball, proving famous person doesn't successful convey make.

Extra resources for A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove (Southwestern & Mexican Photography Series, Wittliff Collections at Texas State University)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.91 of 5 – based on 13 votes