The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep - BFI Film Classics

Paperback (01 Feb 1997) | English

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Thi stext shows how "The Big Sleep" signalled a change in the nature of Hollywood cinema, as the director Howard Hawks shot extra scenes, "fun" scenes, to replace the ones in which the murders are explained, and in so doing left the plot unresolved.

Book information

ISBN: 9780851706320
Publisher: British Film Institute
Imprint: BFI
Pub date:
DEWEY: 791.4372
DEWEY edition: 21
Language: English
Number of pages: 80
Weight: 104g
Height: 189mm
Width: 135mm
Spine width: 7mm