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FILM SCRIPT MICHAEL TOLKIEN ~ ALTMAN’S The Player [1992]






FILM FRAME ALTMAN The Player



The Player


Screenplay by Michael Tolkien


20 April 1989


pdf facsimile


141 pages


Extras


Untold Stories of Robert Altman’s The Player or Who the Hell is Thereza Ellis?


Blog: Eddie Copeland’s Tangents, 10 April 2012


American Exuberance: The Films of Robert Altman


The Player by Roger Ebert 1992


Robert Altman’s ‘The Player’: What Lessons Hollywood Has Learned From The Showbiz Satire
Gary Susman, 9 April 2012


GoogleBook Robert Altman by Mitchell Zuckoff


Enjoy the many photographers and as much of the text as possible. Nothing is free. if it is free then there’s a catch somewhere. In this case it’s trying to guess what’s in that missing page.


GoogleBook: Altman on Altman by David Thompson


Section on The Player: he considered it a bad script. Talks of Tolkien’s novel [1988] from which he adapted the screenplay, not having an ending.



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