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Steven Spielberg: A Biography, Second Edition

Joseph McBride

Abstract

Until the first edition of this book was published in 1997, much about Steven Spielberg’s personality and the forces that shaped it had remained enigmatic, in large part because of his tendency to obscure and mythologize his own past. But this full-scale, in-depth biography of Spielberg reveals hidden dimensions of the filmmaker’s personality and shows how deeply personal even his most commercial work has been. This new edition adds four chapters to Spielberg’s life story, chronicling his extraordinarily active and creative period from 1997 to the present, a period in which he has balanced his ... More

Keywords: executive duties, film studio, DreamWorks SKG, director, Amistad, Saving Private Ryan, Artificial Intelligence, Minority Report, filmmaker, Munich

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9781604738360
Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014 DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781604738360.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Joseph McBride, author