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Raymond Chandler in Hollywood

by Al Clark

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Silman-James Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Film and video adaptations,
    • Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959 -- Motion picture plays,
    • Detective and mystery films -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- Film and video adaptations,
    • Marlowe, Philip (Fictitious character),
    • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: London ; New York : Proteus, 1982.

      Statementby Al Clark.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3505.H3224 Z6 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL971185M
      ISBN 101879505290
      LC Control Number96007955

      About The Book. Raymond Chandler is an uncensored look at the tortured man who wrote the classic mystery novels The Big Sleep and The Long recently uncovered archival materials, including personal papers and correspondence, biographer Thomas Hiney vividly evokes Chandler’s early years in Nebraska, his education in England and on the corrupt streets of Los Angeles, and his .   “Writers in Hollywood,” Raymond Chandler. Scott Myers. Follow. 4 min read. I can’t remember who sent me this link — HT to you whoever you are! — but this is pretty special. This is an article written by Raymond Chandler in in Atlantic magazine.

      Crime fiction master Raymond Chandler's fifth novel featuring Philip Marlowe, the "quintessential urban private eye" (Los Angeles Times). In noir master Raymond Chandler's The Little Sister, a movie starlet with a gangster boyfriend and a pair of siblings with a shared secret lure private eye Philip Marlowe into the less than glamorous and more than a little dangerous world of Hollywood fame.5/5(5). Raymond Chandler Speaking In a collection of fascinating letters, the legendary Raymond Chandler gives his tough-minded, idiosyncratic and always spirited views on everything from writing, Hollywood and T.V. to crime, cats and the human condition.

      Chandler: The Lady in the Lake - The Little Sister - The Long Goodbye; Playback - Double Indemnity - Selected Essays and Letters by Raymond Chandler (, Hardcover) 5 .   The movie relaunched Powell’s career, and Chandler was not disappointed with the casting decision. Powell bought an air of refinement that Chandler had initially envisioned for his P.I. But actually, he said later, the actor he most wanted to play his detective was Cary Grant. What a movie that would have been. But anyway.


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Raymond Chandler in Hollywood is an entertaining and comprehensive assessment of Chandler's turbulent association with Hollywood, both as a screenwriter whose credits included Double Indemnity, The Blue Dahlia and Strangers on a Train and as the provider of source material -- his six filmed novels have so far yielded ten movies/5(1).

Crime fiction master Raymond Chandler's sixth novel featuring Philip Marlowe, the "quintessential urban private eye" (Los Angeles Times). In noir master Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye, Philip Marlowe befriends a down on his luck war veteran with the scars to prove it.

Then he finds out that Terry Lennox has a very wealthy nymphomaniac wife, whom he divorced and remarried and who ends up.

Alain Silver and James Ursini are the authors of Film Noir: The Encyclopedia. Alain Silver is also the author of The Samurai Film, and co-author of Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles (all available Raymond Chandler in Hollywood book Overlook).

Elizabeth M. Ward, M.S, R.D., is a freelance writer and nutrition consultant in the Boston s: Raymond Chandler wrote the screenplay for this film with George Marshall as the director. And in the story, a WWII veteran (Alan Ladd) is accused of killing his unfaithful wife.

So he races against time to find the real murderer with the help of a sympathetic stranger (Veronica Lake). Chandler is considered one of the founders of the hard-boiled detective.

Raymond Chandler was born in late July of in Chicago, Illinois. For almost fifty years of Chandler’s life (from ), he lived in and was a citizen of Britain. The rest of his life, he spent. 92 rows  Raymond Chandler was an American-British novelist and screenwriter.

He was born in. Raymond Chandler in Hollywood - Kindle edition by Clark, Al. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Raymond Chandler in Hollywood.

An American novelist, writer of crime fiction featuring the private detective Philip Marlowe, Raymond (Thornton) Chandler was born in Chicago of an American father and an Anglo-Irish mother. He moved to England when his parents divorced. The Long Goodbye is a novel by Raymond Chandler, published inhis sixth novel featuring the private investigator Philip critics consider it inferior to The Big Sleep or Farewell, My Lovely, but others rank it as the best of his work.

Chandler, in a letter to a friend, called the novel "my best book". The novel is notable for using hard-boiled detective fiction as a vehicle. Summary: Raymond Chandler in Hollywood is an entertaining and comprehensive assessment of Chandler's turbulent association with Hollywood, both as a screenwriter whose credits included Double Indemnity, The Blue Dahlia, and Strangers on a Train and as the provider of source material - his six filmed novels have so far yielded ten movies.

Raymond Chandler is personal portrait of an author as extraordinary as the fiction he created - a body of work that has sold more than five million copies, been translated into twenty-five languages, and inspired countless s: Raymond Chandler in Hollywood. [Al Clark] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Raymond Chandler; Raymond Chandler: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Al Clark. Find more information about: ISBN:   Author Raymond Chandler has been recognised with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Photograph: Ralph Crane/Time and Life Pictures/Getty Happy news from the LA Times, which reports that Raymond. Tour passengers will have the opportunity to purchase an autographed copy of co-host Kim Cooper’s mystery novel The Kept Girl, inspired by this tour and starring the young Chandler and the real-life Philip Marlowe on the trail of a cult of murderous angel.

The Little Sister by Raymond Chandler () More a novel about Los Angeles than about Hollywood per se, This Book Will Save Your Life. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Little Sister is a novel by Raymond Chandler, his fifth featuring the private investigator Philip story is set in Los Angeles in the late s. The novel centres on the younger sister of a Hollywood starlet and has several scenes involving the film was partly inspired by Chandler's experience working as a screenwriter in Hollywood and his low opinion of the.

Here, Marlowe is most likely referring to what was once the Hollywood Book Store, located across the street at Hollywood Blvd (and clearly stating the author’s preference). Alas, this is no more: Here, the clerk gives you a description of Geiger: “Medium height, fattish. Would weigh about a hundred and sixty pounds.

One of Los Angeles’ greatest noir writers will be getting a permanent place in the sun: on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Raymond Chandler is one of 30 people who will get such stars in. Raymond Chandler, author of seven novels including The Big Sleep and former president of the Mystery Writers of America, will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year, according to Diane Bell of the Associated Press.

Chandler is best-known for his protagonist Philip Marlowe, a private eye played by Humphrey Bogart in the film.The Big Sleep () is a hardboiled crime novel by Raymond Chandler, the first to feature the detective Philip has been adapted for film twice, in and again in The story is set in Los Angeles The story is noted for its complexity, with characters double-crossing one another and secrets being exposed throughout the narrative.Raymond Chandler > Quotes > Quotable Quote “Wonderful what Hollywood will do to a nobody.

It will make a radiant glamour queen out of a drab little wench who ought to be ironing a truck driver's shirts, a he-man hero with shining eyes and brilliant smile reeking of sexual charm out of some overgrown kid who was meant to go to work with a.