Publisher: Hamlyn; Updated edition (December 1, 2001)
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They despatched chills down your backbone with Dracula; made you giggle with Abbot & Costello and cry with ET; and approximately scared you to demise with The Birds, Jaws, and Jurassic Park. common Studios' extra special good fortune did not come simply, and theirs is a story beneficial of a film itself. based in 1912 via the mythical Carl Laemmle, common struggled challenging within the early days to compete with its opponents, eventually succeeded within the Twenties, after which begun a curler coaster of ups and downs that climaxed within the new millennium with its prestige as a real chief. the most important gamers incorporated administrators Hitchcock, Ford, Scorsese, Stone, and Lee and actors De Niro, Pacino, Streep, and Sarandon. via an research of every motion picture, from the golden silents to Schindler's record, the intriguing historical past of 1 of the world's maximum studios comes alive.