The Hollywood Trilogy
A Couple of Comedians, The True Story of Jody McKeegan, TurnaroundeBook - 2014
Don Carpenter wrote about Hollywood like no one else. Hollywood Trilogy collects, for the first time, Carpenter's most significant Hollywood novelsA Couple of Comedians, The Turnaround and The True Life Story of Jody McKeeganinto a single volume. Here readers will find the jungle of B" movie Hollywood with no attempt to dress up the rawness and vulgarity of this glamorous" town. Carpenter's characters occupy every facet of Hollywoodthere are naïve and shy young men trying to break into the business, one-picture wonders, comedy duos, beautiful starlets and middle-aged moguls wondering how.
Publisher: New York : Counterpoint, c2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource (834 pages)
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