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by Tricia Cooke,William Preston Robertson

Author: Tricia Cooke,William Preston Robertson
Subcategory: Movies
Language: English
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (March 17, 1998)
Pages: 224 pages
Category: Humor and Entertainment
Rating: 4.3
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This book's author, William Preston Robertson, a friend of the Coen Brothers and sometime film assistant . For fans of the BIg Lebowski or the Coen Brothers, this book is a great fun read.

This book's author, William Preston Robertson, a friend of the Coen Brothers and sometime film assistant, functions a bit like that here. There is a method to the Coens' madness, and Robertson is intent on sniffing it out; to understand it, in all its In old movies, Eve Arden often played the kind of jaded best friend who adored you, but could see through your bullshit and tell it to your face in a snarky way, without any repercussions apart from a nod of recognition. Lots of nice anecdotes about working on the film, the Coen brothers seems like gonzo film fans who also write and direct.

Instead, this book deals with the technicalities of the Coen brothers' film making in general, with The Big Lebowski only serving as the most-often referenced case-in-point.

He's often provided voiceovers where needed and even offered a place for them to crash when they developed writer's block while working on the screenplay for Miller's Crossing. So, he writes this book with an insider's perspective. Instead, this book deals with the technicalities of the Coen brothers' film making in general, with The Big Lebowski only serving as the most-often referenced case-in-point.

Tricia Cooke; William Preston Robertson; John Todd Anderson . The Big Lebowski is a razor-sharp comedy thriller of mistaken identity, gangsters, bowling, kidnapping, and money gone astray, written by the Coens, directed by Joel Coen, and produced by Ethan Coen. In a prose style that complements the Coens' filmic one, the book discusses the Coens' oeuvre, the themes of their films, their atypical brand of humor, their craft, and their artistic vision. Several scenes of The Big Lebowski are examined closely to see how the movie goes from idea to reality, making this an ideal book for fans, filmmakers, and filmmaking students.

The Big Lebowski is a razor-sharp.

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John Todd Anderson, Rafael Sanudo, Tricia Cooke.

The Big Lebowski (/ləˈbaʊski/) is a 1998 crime comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. He is assaulted as a result of mistaken identity, after which The Dude learns that a millionaire (also named Jeffrey Lebowski) was the intended victim.

Winners of two Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay and for Best Actress for their odd and wonderful Fargo, the Coen Brothers present their new film: The Big Lebowski, starring Jeff Bridges and John Goodman.

Ethan and Joel Coen have carved out their niche as America's preeminent independent filmmakers. Their films are quirky, arresting, comic, and intelligent. Not given to talking publicly about their work, they have given access to William Preston Robertson and Tricia Cooke to interview the cast and crew of their latest film, The Big Lebowski. In a prose style that complements the Coens's filmic one, the book discusses the Coens's oeuvre, the themes of their films, their atypical brand of humor, their craft and their artistic vision. Several scenes of The Big Lebowski are examined closely to see how the movie goes from idea to reality, making this an ideal book for fans, filmmakers, and filmmaking students.The Big Lebowski is a razor-sharp comedy thriller of mistaken identity, gangsters, bowling, kidnapping, and money gone astray, written by the Coens, directed by Joel Coen, and produced by Ethan Coen. In addition to Jeff Bridges and John Goodman, the film stars Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore, John Turturro, Willem DaFoe, Sam Elliot, and Ben Gazzara. 32 full-color photographs and 130 black-and-white photographs and illustrations