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George Cukor

Film Director (7-Jul-1899 — 23-Jan-1983)


James Bernardoni. George Cukor: A Critical Study and Filmography. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company. 1985. 180pp.

Gary Carey. Cukor & Co.: The Fims of George Cukor and His Collaborators. New York: Museum of Modern Art. 1971. 167pp. Exhibition catalogue.

Carlos Clarens. George Cukor. Secker and Warburg/British Film Institute. 1976. 192pp.

Ermanno Comuzio. George Cukor. Florence, Italy: La Nouva Italia. 1978. 129pp. Language: Italian.

Gavin Lambert. On Cukor: The Work of George Cukor. New York: Putnam's. 1972. 276pp.

Emanuel Levy. George Cukor: Master of Elegance. New York: William Morrow. 1994. 464pp.

Robert Emmet Long (editor). George Cukor: Interviews. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi. 2001.

Patrick McGilligan. George Cukor: A Double Life: A Biography of the Gentleman Director. New York: St. Martins Press. 1991. 404pp.

Gene D. Phillips. George Cukor. Boston, MA: Twayne. 1982. 211pp.

Richard Schickel (editor). The Men Who Made the Movies: Interviews with Frank Capra, George Cukor, Howard Hawks, Alfred Hitchcock, Vincente Minnelli, King Vidor, Raoul Walsh, and William A. Wellman. New York: Atheneum. 1975. 308pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.160)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.370)

  8. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.323)

  9. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.138)

  10. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.74)

  11. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.140)

  12. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.107)

  13. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (pp.194-95)

  14. The Guide to Film Directors (pp.207-10)

  15. The St. James Encyclopedia of Film Directors (pp.118-20)

  16. Les Brown's Encyclopedia of Television (p.141)

  17. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.124)

  18. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.165)

  19. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.129)

  20. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.1, p.643)

  21. The New York Times Encyclopedia of Television (p.107)

  22. Legends in Their Own Time (p.58)

  23. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.337)

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