Download e-book for kindle: Alan LeMay: A Biography of the Author of The Searchers by Dan LeMay

By Dan LeMay

ISBN-10: 0786466901

ISBN-13: 9780786466900

even supposing a lot has been written in regards to the Nineteen Fifties cult movie The Searchers, Alan LeMay, the writer of the unconventional upon which the motion picture relies, has acquired little awareness. This welcome biography tells the attractive tale of the occupation freelance author who bought his first tale at age 19 and not held an enduring activity. LeMay received luck within the Thirties writing Westerns and within the Nineteen Forties penning scripts for “big outside” motion pictures yet he's top remembered for Searchers (1953) and one other novel tailored right into a well known movie, The Unforgiven (1957).
occasionally wealthy yet usually bad, LeMay supported a relatives together with his writing and engaged in numerous ventures, together with farm animals ranching, polo enjoying, flying, and street racing. This narrative of his unconventional lifestyles deals an insider’s view of Hollywood and conveys the original stresses of a profession in screenwriting.

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