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Author Rollyson, Carl E. (Carl Edmund), author.

Title A real American character : the life of Walter Brennan / Carl Rollyson.

Publication Info. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2015.


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Description 1 online resource (297 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Hollywood legends series
Hollywood legends series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The beginning (1894-1927) -- The racket (1928-35) -- Acclaim and awards: Samuel Goldwyn, Howard Hawks, Fritz Lang, and how Walter Brennan became a real character (1934-39) -- The apotheosis of Walter Brennan (1940) -- Primal Brennan: Gary Cooper, Humphrey Bogart, Frank Capra, Jean Renoir, Howard Hawks (1940-44) -- Western Brennan: Bob Hope, Henry Fonda, John Wayne, John Ford, Howard Hawks (1944-48) -- Western Brennan redux: Robert Mitchum, James Stewart, Spencer Tracy, John Wayne The far country, Bad day at Black Rock, Rio Bravo (1948-58) -- The real McCoys: America's grandpa (1957-63) -- The politics of becoming Walter Brennan (1960-73) -- The legacy years (1969-74).
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Rollyson, Carl E. Real American character : the life of Walter Brennan. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2015 Hollywood legends series 9781628460476
ISBN 9781628460476 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781496802910 (e-book)

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