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Published: 01 September 2015

264 Pages | 20 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199375806

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Mike Nichols

Sex, Language, and the Reinvention of Psychological Realism

Kyle Stevens

  • Provides a groundbreaking study of the films and the pre-filmic career of famed director Mike Nichols
  • Draws from an impressive breadth of historical references, going back to 19th century American literature and philosophy and moving sideways into a host of important cultural currents in contemporary America
  • Includes discussions of Nichols' relationships with stars like Elaine May, Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, and more