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The Resource The Shocking Miss Pilgrim : a Writer in Early Hollywood, Frederica Sagor Maas

The Shocking Miss Pilgrim : a Writer in Early Hollywood, Frederica Sagor Maas

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The Shocking Miss Pilgrim : a Writer in Early Hollywood
Title
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim
Title remainder
a Writer in Early Hollywood
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Frederica Sagor Maas
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Language
eng
Summary
"Freddie Maas's revealing memoir offers a unique 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 studios. In the years to come, she worked with and befriended numerous actors and directors, including Norma Shearer, Joan Crawfo
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
The Shocking Miss Pilgrim : a Writer in Early Hollywood, Frederica Sagor Maas
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The Shocking Miss Pilgrim : a Writer in Early Hollywood, Frederica Sagor Maas
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jck58
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; THE SHOCKING MISS PILGRIM; Title; Copyright; To the "Swell Fish" that my husband, Ernest, and I parented-creative works that never saw the light of day.; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Prologue; 1 Family Roots; 2 From Columbia to Universal; 3 Story Editor; 4 Purchase of The Plastic Age; 5 My Introduction to Hollywood; 6 Hollywood Parties; 7 My Friend, Riza; 8 The Troublemaker; 9 Meeting Ernest Maas; 10 Honor Among Thieves; 11 The Maases Go to Europe; 12 "Swell Fish"; 13 The Depression Years; 14 Marriage in Crisis; 15 Motion Picture Peddler; 16 World War II
  • 17 The Desecration of Miss Pilgrim's Progress18 Civil War Stories Are Out; Epilogue; Index; Illustrations follow page
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1 online resource (296 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813127071
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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