Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper The Legendary Dennis Hopper 1936 2010 Had Many Identities He First Broke Into Hollywood As A Fresh Faced Young Actor In The 1950s, Redefined Himself As A Rebel Director With Easy Rider In The Late 1960s, And Became A Bad Boy Outcast For Much Of The 1970s He Returned In The 1980s With Standout Performances In Films Like Blue Velvet And Hoosiers, Was One Of The Great Blockbuster Baddies Of The 1990s, And Ended His Career As A Ubiquitous Actor In Genre Movies.Hopper, However, Was Much Than Just An Actor And Director He Was Also A Photographer, A Painter, And An Art Collector Not To Mention A Longtime Hedonist Who Kicked His Addiction To Drugs And Alcohol And Became A Poster Boy For Sobriety Dennis Hopper Interviews Covers Every Decade Of His Career, Featuring Conversations From 1957 Through To 2009, And Not Only Captures Him At The Significant Points Of His Tumultuous Time In Hollywood But Also Focuses On The Lesser Known Aspects Of The Man In This Fascinating And Highly Entertaining Volume The First Ever Collection Of Hopper S Interviews He Talks In Depth About Film, Photography, Art, And His Battles With Substance Abuse And, In One Instance, Even Takes The Role Of Interviewer As He Talks With Quentin Tarantino. I learned much from reading this unusual slice of Dennis Hopper s history a collection of interviews titled Dennis Hopper Interviews Conversations With Filmmakers Not having read anything directly about Hopper, but having seen quite a few of his later movies, it was fascinating to learn how he got his start in films, and how far back, with greats like Elizabeth Taylor, Natalie Wood acted with James Dean on movies like Rebel Without a Cause 1955 and Giant 1956 Dennis Hopper May 17, 1936 May 29, 2010 was an American actor, filmmaker and artist Of course Easy Rider comes easily to mind, which came out in 1969, but I wasn t aware it won an award at the Cannes Film Festival Or that his next movie, titled The Last Movie, was considered a box office flop and all but ended his directing career for several years There are some great sto

[Epub] ↠ Dennis Hopper  Author Nick Dawson –
  • Paperback
  • 240 pages
  • Dennis Hopper
  • Nick Dawson
  • English
  • 06 February 2019
  • 9781617036569