TITLE

TOUGHER THAN LEATHER

AUTHOR(S)
PETIT, CHRIS
PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
Film Comment;Nov/Dec2015, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on actor Charles Bronson along with his work in motion pictures. Topics discussed include his views regarding the script of the movie "A Fistful of Dollars" by director Leone, his success after his role in the movie "Death Wish" along with his working relationship with its director Michael Winner, and his role in the film "The Magnificent Seven" by director John Sturges.
ACCESSION #
111246650

 

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