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The Shocking Miss Pilgrim A Writer in Early Hollywood

Free download Ü The Shocking Miss Pilgrim A Writer in Early Hollywood Freddie Maas's revealing memoir offers a uniue perspective on the film industry and Hollywood culture in their early days and illuminates the plight of Hollywood writers working within the studio system An ambitious twenty three year old Maas moved to Hollywood and launched her own writing career by drafting a screenplay of the bestselling novel The Plastic Age for It girl Clara Bow On the basis of that script she landed a staff position at powerhouse MGM stud. I came across this book a few years ago when I learned that the author a next door neighbor of my great great grandparents 1908 11 was still living at 102 They are featured on pg 6 I phoned her and had a wonderful conversation She had written this book three years earlier She has some wonderful experiences and reports them with untethered opinion and vigor But her style weighed down by cliches fast becomes wearisome Maybe we should give her a break she was 99 when she wrote this There is lots of interest here turn of the century Russian secular Jewish life in Manhattan early Hollywood left wing politics McCarthy wasn t being paranoid about all the communists within the gates geoff buda ve ben year old Maas moved to Hollywood and launched her own writing career by drafting a screenplay of the bestselling novel The Plastic Age for It girl Clara Bow On the basis of that script she landed a staff position at powerhouse MGM stud. I came across this book a few Perky years ago when I learned that the author a next door neighbor of my great great grandparents 1908 11 was still living at 102 They are featured on pg 6 I phoned her and had a wonderful conversation She had written this book three Rayleigh Through Time years earlier She has some wonderful experiences and reports them with untethered opinion and vigor But her style weighed down by cliches fast becomes wearisome Maybe we should give her a break she was 99 when she wrote this There is lots of interest here turn of the century Russian secular Jewish life in Manhattan early Hollywood left wing politics McCarthy wasn t being paranoid about all the communists within the gates

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Free download Ü The Shocking Miss Pilgrim A Writer in Early Hollywood Ios In the years to come she worked with and befriended numerous actors and directors including Norma Shearer Joan Crawford and Eric von Stroheim as well as such writers and producers as Thomas Mann and Louis B Mayer As a professional screenwriter Fredderica uickly learned that scripts and story ideas were freuently rewritten and that screen credit was regularly given to the wrong person Studio executives wanted well worn plots but it was the writer's job to d. A one of a kind glimpse of early Hollywood from the perspective of a top female screenwriter from the glory years of silent pictures Maas got her start in the late 1910s in New York then found success in California through working on some of Clara Bow s most popular vehicles She was there at the beginning of an industry and is now at 109 still around to talk about it Her uniue take on a devouring industry merits attention Digital Minimalism Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World years to come she worked with and befriended numerous actors and directors including Norma Shearer Joan Crawford and Eric von Stroheim as well as such writers and producers as Thomas Mann and Louis B Mayer As a professional screenwriter Fredderica uickly learned that scripts and story ideas were freuently rewritten and that screen credit was regularly given to the wrong person Studio executives wanted well worn plots but it was the writer's job to d. A one of a kind glimpse of early Hollywood from the perspective of a top female screenwriter from the glory Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man A Memoir years of silent pictures Maas got her start in the late 1910s in New York then found success in California through working on some of Clara Bow s most popular vehicles She was there at the beginning of an industry and is now at 109 still around to talk about it Her uniue take on a devouring industry merits attention

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Free download Ü The Shocking Miss Pilgrim A Writer in Early Hollywood Evelop the innovative situations and scintillating dialogue that would bring to picture to life For over twenty years Freddie and her friends struggled to survive in this incredibly competitive environment Through it all Freddie remained a passionate outspoken woman in an industry run by powerful men and her provocative nonconformist ways brought her success failure wisdom and a wealth of stories opinions and insight into a fascinating period in screen history. Great book about a successful screenwriter during the Silent age of the films Miss Sagor s candor in sharing her stories is so refreshing She doesn t drop names but mentions famous players of the time and how she interacted with them It was nice to read about the early days of films and not just as stepping stone to the talkies If you enjoy Hollywood stories this book is for youReviewed by Leti Librarian Find it at the library here Sunjata Penguin Classics years Freddie and her friends struggled to survive in this incredibly competitive environment Through it all Freddie remained a passionate outspoken woman in an industry run by powerful men and her provocative nonconformist ways brought her success failure wisdom and a wealth of stories opinions and insight into a fascinating period in screen history. Great book about a successful screenwriter during the Silent age of the films Miss Sagor s candor in sharing her stories is so refreshing She doesn t drop names but mentions famous players of the time and how she interacted with them It was nice to read about the early days of films and not just as stepping stone to the talkies If geoff buda ve ben you enjoy Hollywood stories this book is for Perky youReviewed by Leti Librarian Find it at the library here

  • Hardcover
  • 272
  • The Shocking Miss Pilgrim A Writer in Early Hollywood
  • Frederica Sagor Maas
  • English
  • 12 July 2020
  • 9780813121222

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