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Movie freak : my life watching movies

Author: Owen Gleiberman
Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
"From a personal obsession with film, to an unorthodox mentorship with the legendary Pauline Kael, to establishing himself with the upstart Entertainment Weekly, Movie Freak is the memoir by veteran film critic Owen Gleiberman that will speak to anyone whose life has been changed by a great film. What molds a critic? Perhaps it takes parents willing to buy nine-year-old Gleiberman drive-in tickets for Rosemary's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Named Person: Owen Gleiberman; Owen Gleiberman; Owen Gleiberman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Owen Gleiberman
ISBN: 9780316382960 0316382965
OCLC Number: 908705174
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 338 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Owen Gleiberman.


Veteran film critic Owen Gleiberman - best known for his twenty-four years at Entertainment Weekly -traces his life through an obsessive love of movies, beginning with a drive-in viewing of  Read more...
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"A chronicle of his love affair with films...a story of societal change, rich in cultural as well as personal history."--Kirkus Reviews "Movie Freak mixes ideas and autobiography in a totally Read more...

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