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The Resource The devil's guide to Hollywood : the screenwriter as God!, Joe Eszterhas

The devil's guide to Hollywood : the screenwriter as God!, Joe Eszterhas

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The devil's guide to Hollywood : the screenwriter as God!
Title
The devil's guide to Hollywood
Title remainder
the screenwriter as God!
Statement of responsibility
Joe Eszterhas
Title variation
devils guide to Hollywood
Title variation remainder
the screenwriter as God!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author offers a candid look at his thirty years in the film business, offering advice and anecdotes on how to become a successful filmmaker, on writing and selling scripts, and on surviving the cutthroat, high-pressure world of Hollywood
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239473
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DLC
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Eszterhas, Joe
Dewey number
791.43
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion picture authorship
Target audience
adult
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the screenwriter as God!
Label
The devil's guide to Hollywood : the screenwriter as God!, Joe Eszterhas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Pursuing your dream -- Lesson 1. They can snort you here! -- Pt. 2. Learning the business -- Lesson 2. Use your F-bombs! -- Lesson 3. Don't let 'em fart at your ideas! -- Lesson 4. Beware of the back pat! -- Lesson 5. Don't let 'em bleed on you! -- Lesson 6. Don't take your clothes off! -- Pt. 3. Getting ready to write the script -- Lesson 7. Avoid the woodpecker! -- Lesson 8. Ideas are poison! -- Pt. 4. Writing the script -- Lesson 9. Slit a vein and drip it on the page! -- Pt. 5. Selling the script -- Lesson 10. How do you feel about going to bed with an agent? -- Pt. 6. Filming the script -- Lesson 11. Steal as much memorabilia from the set as you can! -- Pt. 7. Working with the director -- Lesson 12. He's a passive-aggressive snake! -- Lesson 13. Every good director is a sadist! -- Pt. 8. Working with the producer -- Lesson 14. Is his heart full of shit? -- Pt. 9. Dealing with the studio -- Lesson 15. You're a jackass in a hailstorm! -- Pt. 10. Inspiring the actors
  • Lesson 16. Their shorts have skid marks, too! -- Lesson 17. Just say the fucking words! -- Pt. 11. Surviving the critics -- Lesson 18. They want to kill you, rape your wife, and eat your children! -- Pt. 12. The happy ending -- Lesson 19. Fight, write, throw up, and keep writing!
Control code
000040134325
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 397 p.
Isbn
9780312359874
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006043919
Label
The devil's guide to Hollywood : the screenwriter as God!, Joe Eszterhas
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Pursuing your dream -- Lesson 1. They can snort you here! -- Pt. 2. Learning the business -- Lesson 2. Use your F-bombs! -- Lesson 3. Don't let 'em fart at your ideas! -- Lesson 4. Beware of the back pat! -- Lesson 5. Don't let 'em bleed on you! -- Lesson 6. Don't take your clothes off! -- Pt. 3. Getting ready to write the script -- Lesson 7. Avoid the woodpecker! -- Lesson 8. Ideas are poison! -- Pt. 4. Writing the script -- Lesson 9. Slit a vein and drip it on the page! -- Pt. 5. Selling the script -- Lesson 10. How do you feel about going to bed with an agent? -- Pt. 6. Filming the script -- Lesson 11. Steal as much memorabilia from the set as you can! -- Pt. 7. Working with the director -- Lesson 12. He's a passive-aggressive snake! -- Lesson 13. Every good director is a sadist! -- Pt. 8. Working with the producer -- Lesson 14. Is his heart full of shit? -- Pt. 9. Dealing with the studio -- Lesson 15. You're a jackass in a hailstorm! -- Pt. 10. Inspiring the actors
  • Lesson 16. Their shorts have skid marks, too! -- Lesson 17. Just say the fucking words! -- Pt. 11. Surviving the critics -- Lesson 18. They want to kill you, rape your wife, and eat your children! -- Pt. 12. The happy ending -- Lesson 19. Fight, write, throw up, and keep writing!
Control code
000040134325
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 397 p.
Isbn
9780312359874
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006043919

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