• Moving Pictures

  • Memories of a Hollywood Prince
  • By: Budd Schulberg
  • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
  • Length: 22 hrs and 50 mins
  • 4.3 out of 5 stars (33 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Raised in the Hollywood of the 1920s as the privileged son of a pioneer studio mogul, Budd Schulberg went on to win fame as a distinguished novelist, short story writer, playwright, Oscar-winning screenwriter, and boxing historian.

Moving Pictures is his fascinating remembrance of growing up amidst the glamour, swank, courage, triumphs, defeats, cabals, and double-crosses of an industry in the making. His utterly candid account includes unsparing portraits of outsized characters in all their power, venality, charm, pettiness, and vindictiveness. As a book on the early days of the movies in Hollywood, this one is hard to beat.

©1981 Budd Schulberg (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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How the American Film Industry Developed

Excellent memoir of New York City and Los Angeles in the early 20th century and the evolution of the film industry. This is about the most specific and candid account by someone who actually lived the experience.

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Great insight into old Hollywood

This book is great for anyone who wants an inside look into the beginnings of Hollywood.