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Contents Preface TK Chapter 1- Overview: Writers in Hollywood TK Comment S. N. Behrman TK Chapter 2 The 1920s: Hark! Here Comes the Brave Title Writer! TK Comment John Cromwell (At Paramount 1930) TK Chapter 3 The 1930s: Sidney Buchman, Harry Cohn's Fair-Haired Boy TK Comment Nunnally Johnson (The Compleat Dialog Writer) TK Chapter 4 Hail Caesar! Arthur Caesar in the 1930s TK Comment Walter Wanger on Gene Towne and Graham Baker TK Chapter 5 NY to LA, to NY, to LA: Edward Chodorov TK Comment Writers and Darryl Zanuck TK Comment Raymond Chandler TK Chapter 6 Glimpses of Ben Hecht TK Comment Nunnally Johnson TK Chapter 7 Mid 30s: Here Come the British!: R. C. Sherriff/Ben W. Levy TK Comment Anita Loos and Aldous Huxley TK Chapter 8 Thank You, Bogart and Hepburn!: John Collier TK Comment John Huston & Alan Rivkin "Maltese Falcon" TK Chapter 9 Late 30s: Refugees in Residence: Billy Wilder TK Comment Herman Mankiewicz and Peter Viertel TK Chapter 10 The Late Mr. Harry Kurnitz TK Comment Hecht & MacArthur, Harry Cohn by Garson Kanin TK Chapter 11 The 40s: Oh Preston, Where Art Thou?: Preston Sturges TK Comment Samuel Hoffenstein "Notebook of a Schnook" TK Chapter 12 The Blacklist: Donald Ogden Stewart in Exile TK Comment Bertold Brecht Departs TK Comment Howard Koch and Ayn Rand TK Chapter 13 Married with Talent: Albert and Frances Hackett TK Comment Dorothy Parker in a Serious Mode TK Chapter 14 Waves of Laughter: Edmund Hartmann in Re: W. C. Fields, Abbott & Costello, and Bob Hope TK Chapter 15 Freundschaft: Ernst Lubitsch and Samson Raphaelson TK Comment Howard Koch, the Epsteins, and Casablanca TK Chapter 16 Faulkner and the Pyramids: Harold Jack Bloom TK Comment Max Wilk TK Chapter 17 The Colonel Fades Out: Jack Warner TK Comment Larry Gelbart, Paddy Chayefsky TK Chapter 18 Double Feature: Evan Hunter/Ed McBain TK Comment and Coda Michael Tolkin The Player TK
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Motion picture authorship, Screenwriters United States Interviews