Author:"Harmetz, Aljean"


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"Round Up the Usual Suspects: The Making of Casablanca : Bogart, Bergman, and World War II"

By: "Harmetz, Aljean"

Price: $6.20

Publisher: Hyperion Pr:

Seller ID: 9781562827618

ISBN: 1562827618

Condition: GOOD

It is 50 years since "Casablanca" opened up in America. Little did Humphrey Bogart know when he uttered the final line - "This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship" - that he had just closed what would be one of the most enduring and popular movies ever. Aljean Harmetz believes that "every movie is a creature built from accidents and blind choices - a mechanical monster constructed of camera angles, the chemistry between actors, too little money or too much and a thousand unintended moments." Her portrait of the making of an unmatched classic reveals some of the accidents: how the ... View more info