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The funniest one in the room

Kim Johnson

The funniest one in the room

the lives and legends of Del Close

by Kim Johnson

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Published by Chicago Review Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Close, Del, -- 1934-,
  • Actors -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 376) and index.

    StatementKim "Howard" Johnson.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.C5465 J64 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 422 p. :
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19886882M
    ISBN 109781556527128
    LC Control Number2007044605
    OCLC/WorldCa179106988

      The Room is a American independent romantic drama film starring, written, directed, and produced by Tommy Wiseau. This is a compilation of the best .   One of the first bestsellers, dismissed by Dr Johnson as too fashionable for its own good. • Robert McCrum's best novels: The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman 8.

      Between its post-mortem articles, Wiseau’s peculiar interviews, and co-star Greg Sestero’s book The Disaster Artist, The Room‘s production has become somewhat legendary in . As a film genre I am a fan of films based in one room. I guess you could call them claustrophobic thrillers. A single set is a simple concept which calls for good acting they might not be the best films ever but they make you 'think outside the box'.

    Five-year-old Jack's whole world is a confined, byfoot locked space crammed with pictures, toys, and books--the Room. Of course, his young mother is in the room too, taking care of her only son, and making sure nothing bad happens to him--especially when Old Nick pays them a visit, and Jack starts hearing creaking sounds. Room One is a children's book by Andrew of his School series, it was released by Simon & Schuster in It won the Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery.. Synopsis. Room One is a story about sixth grader Ted Hammond. He is an avid mystery fan and detective. But on one of his normal newspaper routes, he looks into the Andersons' : Andrew Clements.


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