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Ready for my close-up! : great movie speeches, compiled by Denny Martin Flinn

Label
Ready for my close-up! : great movie speeches
Title
Ready for my close-up!
Title remainder
great movie speeches
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Denny Martin Flinn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 791.436
  • 803
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1994.9
LC item number
.R43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
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Flinn, Denny Martin
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  • Motion pictures
  • Dialogue in motion pictures
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Label
Ready for my close-up! : great movie speeches, compiled by Denny Martin Flinn
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Publication
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Contents
Introduction -- 1. Philosophies (American republic / from: The Alamo -- The church of baseball ; I believe in pussy / from: Bull Durham -- Pep talk / from: Any given Sunday -- More football / from: Trouble along the way -- One true self ; Yoga ; Nothingness ; The unspeakable terror / from: Altered states -- It's all shit / from: Sea of love -- Don't let this country go to the devil / from: The devil and Daniel Webster -- A poster child for the next millennium ; It's my turn / from: Devil's advocate -- A theory of equality / from: The Alamo -- Two visions for Shangri-La / from: Lost horizon -- They will come ; I'll play / from: Field of dreams -- What is poetry? ; Carpe diem / from: Dead Poets Society -- On being poor / from: Sullivan's travels -- On prisons / from: ... And justice for all -- The genius vs. the shrink / from: Good Will Hunting -- White people vs. human beings / from: Little big man -- I'll make a man out of you / from: Harold and Maude -- Mankind's legacy / from: Star trek IV : the voyage home -- A happy life / from: Carefree -- Fucking / from: Kids -- A dick turns in a twist / from: The Maltese falcon -- A father's advice / from: Guys and dolls) -- 2. The business of America (A businessman for president / from: Stagecoach -- A twenty-seven-year-old millionaire / from: The boiler room -- Anti-trust / from: Gilda -- Gold / from: Treasure of the Sierra Madre -- George Bailey's Savings and Loan / from: It's a wonderful life -- Entitlement programs / from: Without reservations) -- 3. Characters (Vengeance / from: Gladiator -- It's a lousy job ; But somebody has to do it / from: High noon -- The police officer / from: The asphalt jungle -- Little Georgie Cohan / from: Yankee Doodle dandy -- A publisher's creed ; Changing times / from: Citizen Kane -- The John Does / from: Meet John Doe -- Evolution of the Jewish merchant / from: The pawnbroker -- My face / from: Ninotchka -- I am God / from: Malice -- Three legends of Dracula / from: Dracula (1931) and Bram Stoker's Dracula -- I am an alcoholic / from: The lost weekend -- Dr. Evil's heritage / from: Austin Powers : international man of mystery -- Lawyers / from: Philadelphia -- Communists / from: Scarface -- Heroes of the universe / from: Lilith -- Transvestites / from: Glen or Glenda? -- A dual personality ; A mother turns in her son / from: Psycho -- A pedophile's confession / from: M -- Alvy's introspection / from: Annie Hall) -- 4. Places (The most romantic city in the world / from: An American in Paris -- Pig Alley / from: Battleground -- The wickedest city in the world / from: San Francisco -- Bridgeport vs. New York / from: Bringing up Baby -- Africa / from: Out of Africa) -- 5. War and peace. On the frontier (What courage is / from: The magnificent seven) -- World War I (To a dead soldier / from: All quiet on the Western front) -- World War II (Why we fight / from: Battleground -- Why go to war / from: Andy Hardy's blonde trouble -- The schoolteacher ; A silly old man ; Nazi propaganda ; The confession / from: This land is mine -- Fascism / from: Watch on the Rhine -- On war / from: The Americanization of Emily -- War criminals / from: Judgment at Nuremberg -- The kingdom of God is in Man / from: The great dictator) -- The Cold War (The world has walls / from: A few good men -- Your Commie ; Acceptable civilian casualties ; Hello, Dmitri? / from: Dr. Strangelove, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb) -- Vietnam (War is Hell / from: Platoon -- The only heroes / from: Coming home -- I've seen the horror / from: Apocalypse now) -- Future wars (Gun salesmanship / from: The fifth element) -- 6. Rants (To my listener / from: Talk radio -- Consumers ; A psychiatrist / from: Twelve monkeys -- A teacher's creed / from: Up the down staircase -- Programming television ; The mad prophet introduces himself ; Go to your window and shout ; Turn your TV off; Stop CC and A ; The corporate society ; The System / from: Network) -- 7. issues (The welfare and progress of mankind / from: The story of Louis Pasteur -- The smell of my books ; Justice ; I must remember that / from: The life of Emile Zola -- Liberty ; Great truths ; Dead right or crazy / from: Mr. Smith goes to Washington -- They're hungry / from: The fight for life -- Free enterprise / from: Tucker : the man and his dream -- Integrity lost and found / from: All the President's men -- Right vs. wrong / from: The Alamo) -- 8. Stories (1,000 stories / from: The naked city -- The cow story / from: Bonnie and Clyde -- I shot an elephant in my pajamas / from: Animal crackers) -- 9. Hollywood (The outsider ; Movie stars ; A movie star's son ; A childhood in books ; The starlet ; Her heritage / from: The goddess -- What it takes to be a movie star / from: Notting Hill -- The headless horseman / from: Curse of the Cat People -- A story idea / from: What price Hollywood? -- The movie executive / from: The player -- The idealist / from: The bad and the beautiful -- The producer / from: Swimming with sharks) -- 10. The theatre (Joe Gideon / from: All that jazz -- On theatre / from: Shakespeare in love -- On theatre / from: The elephant man -- I'll do it! ; Rehearsals ; The star steps aside ; From chorus girl to star / from: 42nd Street) -- 11. Romance (Life is more complicated today ; Bonanza / from: Tin men -- Romance is / from: The fisher king -- Passion / from: Meet Joe Black -- Too old for you / from: The Palm Beach story -- Analyze this / from: Ninotchka -- I love you / from: The lady Eve -- Another I love you / from: As good as it gets -- I would love to fuck you ; Her answer ; Women / from: The witches of Eastwick -- Patriotism and promiscuity ; When men marry / from: The miracle of Morgan's Creek -- Available men / from: The big chill -- Relationships / from: When Harry met Sally -- Physical relationships get old / from: Beautiful girls -- Making love / from: Altered states -- Inhibitions / from: Now, Voyager -- Indecision Central / from: Sliding doors -- A couple of dogs / from: Marty -- A spurned wife's response ; I'm one of your scripts ; Television incarnate ; Happy ending / from: Network -- The net closes in / from: Double indemnity -- I'm gay / from: Get real -- What is love / from: Trouble along the way) -- 12. Other passions (On journalism / from: Meet Joe Black -- On fatherhood / from: Kramer vs. Kramer -- The son also rises / from: Guess who's coming to dinner? -- On impotence / from: The hospital -- On music / from: Blues Brothers 2000 -- On hatred / from: Mississippi burning) -- 13. Back to the future (Why we're here / from: 2001 : a space odyssey -- Virtual life / from: The matrix) -- Epilogue (Life flashes by / from: American beauty -- The big sleep / from: The big sleep -- There's nothing to know / from: Get Shorty)
Control code
ocn154751926
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780879103507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)154751926
Label
Ready for my close-up! : great movie speeches, compiled by Denny Martin Flinn
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Philosophies (American republic / from: The Alamo -- The church of baseball ; I believe in pussy / from: Bull Durham -- Pep talk / from: Any given Sunday -- More football / from: Trouble along the way -- One true self ; Yoga ; Nothingness ; The unspeakable terror / from: Altered states -- It's all shit / from: Sea of love -- Don't let this country go to the devil / from: The devil and Daniel Webster -- A poster child for the next millennium ; It's my turn / from: Devil's advocate -- A theory of equality / from: The Alamo -- Two visions for Shangri-La / from: Lost horizon -- They will come ; I'll play / from: Field of dreams -- What is poetry? ; Carpe diem / from: Dead Poets Society -- On being poor / from: Sullivan's travels -- On prisons / from: ... And justice for all -- The genius vs. the shrink / from: Good Will Hunting -- White people vs. human beings / from: Little big man -- I'll make a man out of you / from: Harold and Maude -- Mankind's legacy / from: Star trek IV : the voyage home -- A happy life / from: Carefree -- Fucking / from: Kids -- A dick turns in a twist / from: The Maltese falcon -- A father's advice / from: Guys and dolls) -- 2. The business of America (A businessman for president / from: Stagecoach -- A twenty-seven-year-old millionaire / from: The boiler room -- Anti-trust / from: Gilda -- Gold / from: Treasure of the Sierra Madre -- George Bailey's Savings and Loan / from: It's a wonderful life -- Entitlement programs / from: Without reservations) -- 3. Characters (Vengeance / from: Gladiator -- It's a lousy job ; But somebody has to do it / from: High noon -- The police officer / from: The asphalt jungle -- Little Georgie Cohan / from: Yankee Doodle dandy -- A publisher's creed ; Changing times / from: Citizen Kane -- The John Does / from: Meet John Doe -- Evolution of the Jewish merchant / from: The pawnbroker -- My face / from: Ninotchka -- I am God / from: Malice -- Three legends of Dracula / from: Dracula (1931) and Bram Stoker's Dracula -- I am an alcoholic / from: The lost weekend -- Dr. Evil's heritage / from: Austin Powers : international man of mystery -- Lawyers / from: Philadelphia -- Communists / from: Scarface -- Heroes of the universe / from: Lilith -- Transvestites / from: Glen or Glenda? -- A dual personality ; A mother turns in her son / from: Psycho -- A pedophile's confession / from: M -- Alvy's introspection / from: Annie Hall) -- 4. Places (The most romantic city in the world / from: An American in Paris -- Pig Alley / from: Battleground -- The wickedest city in the world / from: San Francisco -- Bridgeport vs. New York / from: Bringing up Baby -- Africa / from: Out of Africa) -- 5. War and peace. On the frontier (What courage is / from: The magnificent seven) -- World War I (To a dead soldier / from: All quiet on the Western front) -- World War II (Why we fight / from: Battleground -- Why go to war / from: Andy Hardy's blonde trouble -- The schoolteacher ; A silly old man ; Nazi propaganda ; The confession / from: This land is mine -- Fascism / from: Watch on the Rhine -- On war / from: The Americanization of Emily -- War criminals / from: Judgment at Nuremberg -- The kingdom of God is in Man / from: The great dictator) -- The Cold War (The world has walls / from: A few good men -- Your Commie ; Acceptable civilian casualties ; Hello, Dmitri? / from: Dr. Strangelove, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb) -- Vietnam (War is Hell / from: Platoon -- The only heroes / from: Coming home -- I've seen the horror / from: Apocalypse now) -- Future wars (Gun salesmanship / from: The fifth element) -- 6. Rants (To my listener / from: Talk radio -- Consumers ; A psychiatrist / from: Twelve monkeys -- A teacher's creed / from: Up the down staircase -- Programming television ; The mad prophet introduces himself ; Go to your window and shout ; Turn your TV off; Stop CC and A ; The corporate society ; The System / from: Network) -- 7. issues (The welfare and progress of mankind / from: The story of Louis Pasteur -- The smell of my books ; Justice ; I must remember that / from: The life of Emile Zola -- Liberty ; Great truths ; Dead right or crazy / from: Mr. Smith goes to Washington -- They're hungry / from: The fight for life -- Free enterprise / from: Tucker : the man and his dream -- Integrity lost and found / from: All the President's men -- Right vs. wrong / from: The Alamo) -- 8. Stories (1,000 stories / from: The naked city -- The cow story / from: Bonnie and Clyde -- I shot an elephant in my pajamas / from: Animal crackers) -- 9. Hollywood (The outsider ; Movie stars ; A movie star's son ; A childhood in books ; The starlet ; Her heritage / from: The goddess -- What it takes to be a movie star / from: Notting Hill -- The headless horseman / from: Curse of the Cat People -- A story idea / from: What price Hollywood? -- The movie executive / from: The player -- The idealist / from: The bad and the beautiful -- The producer / from: Swimming with sharks) -- 10. The theatre (Joe Gideon / from: All that jazz -- On theatre / from: Shakespeare in love -- On theatre / from: The elephant man -- I'll do it! ; Rehearsals ; The star steps aside ; From chorus girl to star / from: 42nd Street) -- 11. Romance (Life is more complicated today ; Bonanza / from: Tin men -- Romance is / from: The fisher king -- Passion / from: Meet Joe Black -- Too old for you / from: The Palm Beach story -- Analyze this / from: Ninotchka -- I love you / from: The lady Eve -- Another I love you / from: As good as it gets -- I would love to fuck you ; Her answer ; Women / from: The witches of Eastwick -- Patriotism and promiscuity ; When men marry / from: The miracle of Morgan's Creek -- Available men / from: The big chill -- Relationships / from: When Harry met Sally -- Physical relationships get old / from: Beautiful girls -- Making love / from: Altered states -- Inhibitions / from: Now, Voyager -- Indecision Central / from: Sliding doors -- A couple of dogs / from: Marty -- A spurned wife's response ; I'm one of your scripts ; Television incarnate ; Happy ending / from: Network -- The net closes in / from: Double indemnity -- I'm gay / from: Get real -- What is love / from: Trouble along the way) -- 12. Other passions (On journalism / from: Meet Joe Black -- On fatherhood / from: Kramer vs. Kramer -- The son also rises / from: Guess who's coming to dinner? -- On impotence / from: The hospital -- On music / from: Blues Brothers 2000 -- On hatred / from: Mississippi burning) -- 13. Back to the future (Why we're here / from: 2001 : a space odyssey -- Virtual life / from: The matrix) -- Epilogue (Life flashes by / from: American beauty -- The big sleep / from: The big sleep -- There's nothing to know / from: Get Shorty)
Control code
ocn154751926
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780879103507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)154751926

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