Orson Welles (1915 - 1985)


Books by Orson Welles
Orson Welles
The Trial
London 1970
Books on Orson Welles
Gary Graver with Andrew J. Rausch
Making movies with Orson Welles, A memoir
Lanham, Md., 2008

Jean-Pierre Berthomé &; François Thomas
Orson Welles at work
London; New York, 2008

Catherine L. Benamou
It's all true, Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey
Berkeley, 2007

Peter Prescott Tonguette
Orson Welles remembered, Interviews with his actors, editors, cinematographers and magicians
Jefferson, N.C., 2007

Jonathan Rosenbaum
Discovering Orson Welles
Berkeley, 2007

Simon Callow
Orson Welles, Hello Americans
London, 2006

Joseph McBride
What ever happened to Orson Welles?, A portrait of an independent career
Lexington, Ky., 2006

Clinton Heylin
Despite the System, Orson Welles versus the Hollywood Studios
Chicago, 2005

Robert Garis
The Films of Orson Welles
Cambridge, 2004

Irving Singer
Three philosophical filmmakers, Hitchcock, Welles, Renoir
Cambridge, Mass., 2004

Chuck Berg - Tom Erskine
The Encyclopedia of Orson Welles, From The Hearts of Age to F for Fake
New York NY, 2003

Mark W. Estrin (ed.)
Orson Welles, Interviews
Jackson, 2002

David Thomson
Rosebud, the Story of Orson Welles
New York, 1996

Joseph McBride
Orson Welles
New York, 1996

Peter Bogdanovich
This Is Orson Welles
New York, 1992

Bret Wood
Orson Welles, A Bio-Bibliography
New York - Westport, Connecticut - London, 1990

Charles Higham
Orson Welles, The Rise and Fall of an American Genius
New York, 1985

Barbara Leaming
Orson Welles
New York NY, 1985

Peter Cowie
The cinema of Orson Welles
New York, N.Y., [1983]

Joseph McBride
Orson Welles, Seine Filme - sein Leben
München, 1982

Andre Bazin
Orson Welles, A Critical Review
London, 1978

James Naremore
The Magic World of Orson Welles
New York, 1978

Richard France
The Theatre of Orson Welles
Lewisburg, PA, 1977

Charles J. Maland
American visions, the films of Chaplin, Ford, Capra, and Welles, 1936-1941
New York, 1977

Joseph McBride
Orson Welles, actor and director
New York, 1977

Ronald Gottesman (ed.)
Focus on Orson Welles
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1976

Peter Cowie
A Ribbon of Dreams, The Cinema of Orson Welles
Cranbury, NJ, 1973

Joseph McBride
Orson Welles
London, 1972

Charles Higham
The Films of Orson Welles
Berkeley, 1970

Peter Noble
The Fabulous Orson Welles
London, 1956

Jean Cocteau - André Bazin
Orson Welles
Paris, 1950
Books with substantial mentioning of Orson Welles
Marilyn Fabe
Closely watched films, An introduction to the art of narrative film technique
Berkeley, 2004

Karen Burroughs Hannsberry
Bad Boys, The Actors of Film Noir
Jefferson, NC and London, 2003

John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume Two
New York, NY, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Andrew Sarris (editor)
The St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia
Detroit - New York - Toronto - London, 1998

Andrew Sarris
"You ain't heard nothin' yet", the American talking film ; history & memory ; 1927 - 1949
New York, Oxford, 1998

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Harry Waldman
Scenes Unseen, Unreleased and Uncompleted Films from the World's Master Filmmakers, 1912-1990
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1991

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

Ann Lloyd (editor)
Movies of the Forties
London, 1982

Peter Cowie (ed.)
50 Major Filmmakers
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1975

Stanley Hochman (ed.)
A Library of Film Criticism, American Film Directors
New York, 1974
Books with an entry on Orson Welles
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Danny Peary
Cult Movie Stars
New York, [..], 1991

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969
Books with photograph(s) of Orson Welles
Articles on Orson Welles
Simon Callow, Hey presto, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 9, 2012 pp. 28-31
James Naremore, The Magician, Orson Welles and Film Style, in: Cynthia Lucia, Roy Grundmann, and Art Simon (eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film, Malden, MA, Oxford, Chichester, 2012
Simon Braund, Touch of Evil?, in: Empire, nr. 249, 2010 pp. 126-132
Vincent L. Barnett, Cutting Koerners: Floyd Odlum, the Atlas Corporation and the Dismissal of Orson Welles from RKO, in: Film History, vol. 22, 2010 pp. 182-198
Marguerite Rippy, Orson Welles and Charles Dickens 1938-1941, in: John Glavin (editor), Dickens on Screen, Cambridge, 2003
Peter Wollen, Foreign Relations: Welles and Touch of Evil, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 10, 1996 pp. 20-23
Richard B. Jewell, Orson Welles, George Schaefer, and It's All True: A "Cursed" Production, in: Film History, vol. 2, 1988 pp. 325-335
Author:Simon Callow
Title:Hey presto
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:9
Year:2012
Pp:28-31
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: F for Fake
Related person:   Orson Welles
Author:James Naremore
Title:The Magician, Orson Welles and Film Style
in:Cynthia Lucia, Roy Grundmann, and Art Simon (eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film, Malden, MA, Oxford, Chichester, 2012
Pp:339-357
Bibliography:yes
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Orson Welles
Author:Simon Braund
Title:Touch of Evil?
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:249
Year:2010
Pp:126-132
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Orson Welles
Author:Vincent L. Barnett
Title:Cutting Koerners: Floyd Odlum, the Atlas Corporation and the Dismissal of Orson Welles from RKO
in:
Magazine:Film History
Volume:22
Year:2010
Pp:182-198
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Floyd Odlum
Orson Welles
Author:Marguerite Rippy
Title:Orson Welles and Charles Dickens 1938-1941
in:John Glavin (editor), Dickens on Screen, Cambridge, 2003
Pp:145-154
Bibliography:yes
Illustrations:  no
Related persons:   Orson Welles
Author:Peter Wollen
Title:Foreign Relations: Welles and Touch of Evil
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:10
Year:1996
Pp:20-23
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Touch of Evil (1958)
Related persons:   Orson Welles
Author:Richard B. Jewell
Title:Orson Welles, George Schaefer, and It's All True: A "Cursed" Production
in:
Magazine:Film History
Volume:2
Year:1996
Pp:325-335
Illustrations:  yes
Related persons:   Orson Welles
George Schaefer




Orson Welles
* May 6, 1915 Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
 as George Orson Welles
 October 10, 1985 Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA

American actor, director, writer and producer.



Films

2010

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff

2008

Prodigal Sons

2002

Lost in La Mancha

1995

Get Shorty

1987

Someone to Love

1981

History of the World: Part I

1979

The Muppet Movie

1978

A Woman Called Moses

1977

It Happened One Christmas

1976

Voyage of the Damned

1974

And Then There Were None

1973

F for Fake

1972

The Other Side of the Wind
Treasure Island

1971

Malpertuis
A Safe Place

1970

Catch-22
The Kremlin Letter
Waterloo
The Deep

1969

Tepepa
Kampf um Rom II - Der Verrat

1968

Kampf um Rom I
Oedipus the King
Histoire immortelle

1967

Casino Royale

1966

Paris brûle-t-il?
A Man for All Seasons

1965

Campanadas a medianoche
La fabuleuse aventure de Marco Polo

1963

The V.I.P.s

1962

Le procès

1961

King of Kings

1960

Crack in the Mirror

1959

Compulsion

1958

Touch of Evil
The Vikings
The Long, Hot Summer
The Roots of Heaven

1957

The Incredible Shrinking Man
Man in the Shadow

1956

Moby Dick

1955

Napoléon
Mr. Arkadin

1954

Si Versailles m'était conté

1952

Trent's Last Case
The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice
Don Camillo

1950

The Black Rose

1949

Prince of Foxes
The Third Man
Black Magic

1948

Macbeth

1947

The Lady from Shanghai

1946

Duel in the Sun
The Stranger

1944

Follow the Boys

1943

Jane Eyre
Journey Into Fear
Show-Business at War

1942

The Magnificent Ambersons

1941

Citizen Kane

1940

Swiss Family Robinson

1938

Too Much Johnson

1937

The Spanish Earth


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