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The Resource The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor, by Robert Schnakenberg

The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor, by Robert Schnakenberg

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The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor
Title
The big bad book of Bill Murray
Title remainder
a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Schnakenberg
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • He's the sort of actor who can do Hamlet and Charlie's Angels in the same year. He shuns managers and agents and once agreed to voice the part of Garfield because he mistakenly believed it was a Coen brothers film. Bill Murray's extraordinary career is rich with fascinating anecdotes, contradictions, and mystery, from his early success on Saturday Night Live and the biggest blockbusters of the 1980s (Caddyshack, Stripes, Tootsie, Ghostbusters) to his reinvention as a hipster icon in the early 21st century (in films like Lost in Translation and Moonrise Kingdom). And now you can get your fill of Bill: part biography, part critical appreciation, part love letter, and all fun,The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray chronicles every single Murray performance in loving detail, relating all the milestones, yarns, and controversy in the life of this beloved but enigmatic performer. These pages are packed with color film stills, extraordinary fan art, and behind-the-scenes photography
  • Bill Murray's extraordinary career is rich with fascinating anecdotes, contradictions, and mystery, from his early success on Saturday Night Live and the biggest blockbusters of the 1980s to his reinvention as a hipster icon in the early 21st century. This A-to-Z compendium is part biography, part critical appreciation, part love letter, and all fun. Schnakenberg chronicles every Murray, and relates all the milestones, yarns, and controversy in the life of this enigmatic performer
Summary
Surveys in dictionary format the life and career of the noted comic actor, covering each of his films, his friends and associates, his views on various matters, and other topics, and recounting notable anecdotes
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10465532
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
791.43028092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor, by Robert Schnakenberg
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-271) and filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781594748011
Lccn
2014956799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)898909754
Label
The big bad book of Bill Murray : a critical appreciation of the world's finest actor, by Robert Schnakenberg
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-271) and filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781594748011
Lccn
2014956799
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)898909754

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