20th Century Icons-Film

20th Century Icons-Film

by Nicholas Hytner, Various




20th Century Icons is a stylish, quirky and instantly collectable series of little books created to celebrate the last hundred years. Famous names in the arenas of fashion, film, rock and pop, design, kitsch and camp have all chosen their own personal icons, recorded with interesting and amusing and sometimes controversial results. Nicholas Hytner, director of The Madness of King George, The Crucible and The Object of My Affection, chooses his iconic films of the century, taking in such outstanding and diverse talents as Toshiro Mifune in Kurosawa's Rashomon, and seven little dwarfs and a girl called Snow White.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781899791873
Publisher: Absolute Press
Publication date: 05/01/2001
Series: 20th Century Icons Series
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 4.70(w) x 5.46(h) x 0.22(d)

Table of Contents

Terrence Higgins Trust9
Lawrence of Arabia14
The Godfather20
The Wizard of Oz22
The Tramp26
A Hard Day's Night28
The Red Shoes30
It's a Wonderful Life32
2001: A Space Odyssey34
Taxi Driver38
Jules et Jim40
Top Hat42
High Noon44
Citizen Kane46
The Blue Angel50
A Night at the Opera52
Pulp Fiction54
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs56
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Gone with the Wind60
Henry V62
Picture Credits64

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