Humphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart From Rick of Rick s Cafe to Charlie Allnut from Sam Spade to Fred C Dobbs Humphrey Bogard created a gallery of unforgetable film characters Through most of his career he epitomizeed the tough minde

  • Title: Humphrey Bogart
  • Author: Alan G. Barbour
  • ISBN: 9780515029307
  • Page: 136
  • Format: Paperback
  • From Rick of Rick s Cafe to Charlie Allnut, from Sam Spade to Fred C Dobbs, Humphrey Bogard created a gallery of unforgetable film characters Through most of his career, he epitomizeed the tough minded, hard bitten man who often but not always adhered to a private code of honor and decency Alan Barbour s profusely illustrated book examines the man, the actor, andFrom Rick of Rick s Cafe to Charlie Allnut, from Sam Spade to Fred C Dobbs, Humphrey Bogard created a gallery of unforgetable film characters Through most of his career, he epitomizeed the tough minded, hard bitten man who often but not always adhered to a private code of honor and decency Alan Barbour s profusely illustrated book examines the man, the actor, and the myth and evaluates the over seventy films that have kept Bogart a never fading legend over the years.

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    1. It's an okay read if you are only looking for a short primer on Bogey's work.But it features some annoying errors, like calling Casablanca's Major (sic!) Renault (perfectly played by Claude Rains) a "sentimentalist" (the character is actually an opportunist using his position to take advantage of women - or to call it by its name he's a rapist) - who at last decides to switch sides. The author also claims Ugarte (a role played by Peter Lorre) to be a friend of Rick's (played by Bogey).Nothing co [...]

    2. This book discusses his films moreso than his life which is not what I was anticipating. It is very factual but easy to read. If you want to know about Bogie's total 75 films, this is the book. However, it is not autobiographical.

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