Blow-Up and Other Exaggerations - The Autobiography of David Hemmings
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BRAND NEW 2004 FIRST EDITION illustrated Hardcover book in original Jacket. Brand New from 2004 publisher. Never opened, Never read, Never marked. Book size : 6" wide x 9-1/2" tall x 1-1/4" thick; weighs nearly 2 pounds. 455 pages with index + Filmography & illustrated with 16 pages glossy black & white photographs. In 1967 Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni's film " Blow-Up " was received by stunned audiences across the world. It was one of the most beautiful and enigmatic pictures & by the end of the 1960s David Hemmings was one of the biggest movie stars in the world. He appeared subsequently in a string of movies, including The Charge of The Light Brigade and Barbarella. It was while he was making Camelot in Los Angeles that he met his second wife, the beautiful Texan film actress Gayle Hunnicutt. Between them they filled columns for the next six years. From ordinary beginnings, with a doting mother & a determined father, Hemmings was launched early into an extraordinary life at the age of 12, when he was chosen by Benjamin Britten to sing in his new operatic version of The Turn of the Screw. After this, normal life was impossible; going on to stage school in London David was soon appearing regularly in films & on television. His relationship with his father had deteriorated; he was left to look after himself. By age 17 David was working in repertory theatre. He was a father & in the first of his 4 marriages by the time he was 20. When he was cast in Blow-Up, he was just 25, but with over 30 films already under his belt, including Eye of the Devil, with Sharon Tate. He always lived life to the full & was still filming the day he died in 2003. By that time he had over 100 film & television roles. His autobiography giving us his life recollected with wit, bequeathed to film fans one of the most unusual and entertaining accounts of the movie business to emerge in some years. " Blow-Up and Other Exaggerations " the autobiography of David Hemmings, by David Hemmings, with Peter Burden, ed.; published by Robson Books, London 2004 Hard cover book First Edition in original DJ *** Secure packing, Safe delivery, since 1965 *** 6 x 9 -1/2 x 1-1/4 ". N° de ref. de la librería 5538aa
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Biografía del autor: David Hemmings was working in repertory theatre by the age of 17. He was married for the first of four times and a father by 18. When he was cast to play in 'Blow Up', he was just 25 with over 30 films already under his belt. David's life was one of almost unbelievable breadth and vividness, which he has observed and recorded with sardonic and self-deprecating wit, bequeathing us one of the most unusual and entertaining memoirs of the movie business to emerge in the last twenty years.
Título: Blow-Up and Other Exaggerations - The ...
Editorial: Robson Books
Año de publicación: 2004
Condición del libro: New
Condición de la sobrecubierta: New
Edición: 1st Edition
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