What Makes Sammy Run?

What Makes Sammy Run?

Book - 1993 | 1st Vintage Books ed.
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The classic book that shaped two generations' view of the movie business and introduced the is the archetypal Hollywood player Sammy Glick. He's got a machete mouth and a genius for double-cross. As Budd Shulberg--author of the screenplay On the Waterfront --follows Sammy's relentless upward progress, he creates a virtuoso study in character that manages to be hilariously appalling yet deeply compassionate.
"Sammy Glick remains at the top of the Hollywood sleaze heap, a hustler nonpareil.... What Makes Sammy Run? Is still the quintessential novel about "the all-American heel.'" - Moredcai Richler, GQ
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1993, c1990.
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed.
ISBN: 9780679734222
Branch Call Number: FIC SCHULBE
Characteristics: xviii, 328 p. ; 21 cm.

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