A Third Face: My Tale of Writing, Fighting and Filmmaking

A Third Face: My Tale of Writing, Fighting and Filmmaking

Samuel Fuller


(Applause Books). Winner of top Non-Fiction for 2002 Award from the la instances publication evaluation! Samuel Fuller was once the most prolific and autonomous writer-director-producers in Hollywood. His 29 difficult, gritty movies made up of 1949 to 1989 got down to seize the reality of warfare, racism and human frailties, and include a few of his personal reports. His movie Park Row was once encouraged via his years within the big apple newspaper enterprise, the place his beat integrated murders, suicides, country executions and race riots. He writes approximately hitchhiking around the nation on the peak of the good melancholy. His years within the military in global battle II are captured in his highly winning images the massive crimson One , The metal Helmet and Merrill's Marauders . Fuller's different motion pictures comprise Pickup on South road ; Underworld U.S.A. , a film that exhibits how gangsters within the Sixties have been obvious as "respected" tax-paying executives; surprise hall , which uncovered the stipulations in psychological associations; and White puppy , written in collaboration with Curtis Hanson ( L.A. private ), a movie so arguable that Paramount's then studio heads Jeffrey Katzenberg and Michael Eisner refused to unencumber it. as well as his paintings in movie, Samuel Fuller (1911-1997) wrote 11 novels. He lived in la together with his spouse and their daughter. a 3rd Face used to be accomplished by way of Jerome Henry Rudes, Fuller's longtime good friend, and his spouse, Christa Lang Fuller. "Fuller wasn't one for tactful understatement and his hot-blooded, incident-packed autobiography is hence blunt ... a 3rd Face is a grand, energetic, rambunctious memoir." Janet Maslin, the hot York instances ; "Fuller's final paintings is a pleasure and a massive addition to movie and pop culture literature." Publishers Weekly ; "If you do not just like the motion pictures of Sam Fuller, you then simply don't love cinema." Martin Scorsese, from the book's creation

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