Film Scripts One, Two, Three and Four
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1971-1972. First Edition. Four volumes. An instructive book in which the editors present anthologies of various screenplays, detail various methods of filmmaking, uses of film scripts, different camera angles and shots and their implications throughout a script, revisions, and more. Preceding each screenplay is a detailing of their release dates, directors, screenwriters, relevant literary sources, and starring performers. Each volume also includes an appendix, glossary, and bibliography.
Screenplays included are:
[Volume one, 544 pages] Henry V (1944), The Big Sleep (1946), A Streetcar Named Desire (1951).
[Volume two, 548 pages] High Noon (1952), Twelve Angry Men (1957), The Defiant Ones (1958).
[Volume three, 618 pages] The Apartment (1960), The Misfits (1961), Charade (1963).
[Volume four, 500 pages] A Hard Day's Night (1964), The Best Man (1964), Darling (1965).
White comb bindings with printed spine titles, printed color wrappers. Very Good plus overall, with a few light creases to the wrappers; a few broken coils on the binding of volume one.
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