Orson Welles by Joseph Mcbride Description : Orson Welles (1915–1985) revolutionized the art of filmmaking with his first feature, Citizen Kane, made when he was only twenty-five. This landmark study challenges the conventional wisdom that regards Welles's subsequent career as a long decline from that early peak, demonstrating th...more.. Amazon Price : $16.00
Orson Welles: The Road to Xanadu by Simon Callow Description : The first of a comprehensive, two-volume biography traces Welles's portentous childhood, his youth in New York, where he worked with director John Houseman, his notorious radio career, and the making of Citizen Kane. 25,000 first printing. Tour....more.. Amazon Price : $32.95
Orson Welles in Italy by Alberto Anile Description : Fleeing a Hollywood that spurned him, Orson Welles arrived in Italy in 1947 to begin his career anew. Far from being welcomed as the celebrity who directed and starred in Citizen Kane, his six-year exile in Italy was riddled with controversy, financial struggles, disastrous love affairs, and fail...more.. Amazon Price : $35.00
Orson Welles: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers) by Description : This book brings together an exceptional array of interviews, profiles, and press conferences tracing the half century that Orson Welles (1915- 1985) was in the public eye. Originally published or broadcast between 1938 and 1989 in worldwide locations, these pieces confirm that Welles's career was m...more.. Amazon Price : $25.00
Orson Welles: A Biography by Barbara Leaming Description : Genius, artist, monstre sacré, Orson Welles had one of the most brilliant and tempestuous careers in show business. Here he confides his most intimate feelings and recollections of his extraordinary life. With remarkable detail and intimacy, Barbara Leaming reveals the private Welles: from c...more.. Amazon Price : $19.95
American Legends: The Life of Orson Welles by Charles River Editors Description : *Includes pictures.
*Includes Welles' quotes about his life and career.
*Includes a bibliography for further reading.
*Includes a table of contents.
“I have always been more interested in experiment, than in accomplishment.” – Orson Welles
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Orson Welles: Volume 2: Hello Americans by Simon Callow Description : The first volume of Simon Callow's magisterial biography of Orson Welles was praised as a "splendidly entertaining, definitive work" by Entertainment Weekly. Now, this eagerly anticipated second volume examines the years following Citizen Kane up to the time of Macbeth, in ...more.. Amazon Price : $18.00
Orson Welles on Shakespeare: The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts by Description : This volume is the only publication available of the fully annotated playscripts of Wells' W.P.A Federal Theatre Project and Mercury Theatre adaptations, including the "Voodoo" Macbeth, the modern-dress Julius Caesar and Welles' compilation of history plays, Five Kings....more.. Amazon Price : $39.95
ORSON WELLES IN PARIS by Sandy Lesberg Description : Orson Welles was in his 20's when he created,wrote, directed and acted in CITIZEN KANE, acclaimed as the most important film of the 20th century. Here he speaks directly to you as he recounts his days in Paris, some working on a film and others dining and drinking with friends. He tells of his fist ...more.. Amazon Price :
My Lunches with Orson: Conversations between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles by Peter Biskind Description : Based on long-lost recordings, a set of riveting and revealing conversations with America’s great cultural provocateurThere have long been rumors of a lost cache of tapes containing private conversations between Orson Welles and his friend the director Henry Jaglom, recorded over regular...more.. Amazon Price : $28.00