Good Night, and Good Luck: The Screenplay and History Behind the Landmark Movie

Good Night, and Good Luck: The Screenplay and History Behind the Landmark Movie

by George Clooney, Grant Heslov




The only book on the acclaimed movie—here is the complete screenplay, Q&Awith the screenwriters, production notes, and a special section on the historybehind the broadcast, including an essay by Fred Friendly and an original articlewritten by Joseph Wershba in 1955, appearing in a book for the first time. Thisfascinating, in-depth companion to one of the most provocative films of the year isessential reading for both film and history buffs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781557047144
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 03/03/2006
Series: Shooting Script Series
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

George Clooney won the Special Achievement in Film award from the National Board of Review for his directorial debut, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. His acting credits include the blockbuster hits Ocean's Twelve and Ocean's Eleven, the critically acclaimed Three Kings, the Oscar®-nominated Out of Sight and the Coen Brothers' O Brother, Where Art Thou?, for which he won the Best Actor (Musical or Comedy) Golden Globe. Grant Heslov served as the director and producer of the critically acclaimed series Unscripted, and co-executive producer of K Street, both for HBO. In his long career as an actor, he has had roles in the TV shows CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and The X-Files, and the feature films The Scorpion King, Enemy of the State, Dante's Peak, The Birdcage, Congo and True Lies.

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