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Ripped from the headlines! : the shocking true stories behind the movies' most memorable crimes / Harold Schechter.

Schechter, Harold, (author.).
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  • 4 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781542041805
  • Physical Description: xix, 352 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little A, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Alpha dog -- Anatomy of a murder -- Arsenic and old lace -- Badlands -- Blood & orchids -- Body snatcher -- Butterfield 8 -- Chicago and Roxie Hart -- Child 44 -- Dirty Harry -- Double indemnity -- Eaten alive! -- Elephant -- Five star final -- Frenzy -- Fugitive -- Fury -- High Sierra -- Hills have eyes -- Hitch-hiker -- Honeymoon killers -- Looking for Mr. Goodbar -- M -- Monsieur Verdoux -- Murder on the Orient Express -- Night of the hunter -- Phenix City story -- Place in the sun -- Psycho -- Rope -- Scream -- Shadow of a doubt -- Strangers -- Targets -- 10 to midnight -- To die for -- While the city sleeps -- Woman's vengeance -- You only live once -- Young savages.
Summary, etc.:
In this collection of essays, true-crime historian Schechter reveals the real-life stories behind classic movies.
Subject: Motion picture authorship > History.
Motion pictures > History.
True crime stories > History.
Genre: Crime. > True crime stories.
Nonfiction.

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