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Marlon Brando

(1993)
A non fiction book by

 
David Downing explores the development of this complex and wayward genius, through the early string of Brando's unprecedented triumphs such as A Streetcar named Desire and On the Waterfront, for which he finally won an Oscar, having been nominated four years in succession; the long eclipse; and the eventual, triumphant return with The Godfather, Last Tango in Paris and Apocalypse Now. He examines the development of Brando's acting talent, his increasing disenchantment with the cinema as a career, his growing commitment to political and ecological causes. A wonderfully illustrated portrait that shows us the face and the soul of Marlon Brando, actor of genius.

 
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Hardback Editions

September 1984 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Marlon Brando
Author(s): David Downing
ISBN: 0-8128-2981-6 / 978-0-8128-2981-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Stein & Day Pub
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April 1984 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Marlon Brando
Author(s): David Downing
ISBN: 0-491-03212-9 / 978-0-491-03212-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: W.H. Allen / Virgin Books
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Paperback Editions

November 1993 : USA Paperback
Title: Marlon Brando
Author(s): David Downing
ISBN: 0-8128-8553-8 / 978-0-8128-8553-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scarborough House
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October 1985 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Marlon Brando
Author(s): David Downing
ISBN: 0-86379-026-7 / 978-0-86379-026-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Comet
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