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Mamet does it again! I grabbed this at the library, and it was so good, that I had to order a copy a third of the way through it; I was going crazy not being able to underline,... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Adam D. Vargas
This book has nothing about Bambi vs. Godzilla and that truly saddens me. I wanted to learn how they met, about the fight, and who eventually would win in this most epic of... Read morePublished on July 11, 2012 by jeff E
This book is great. It is basically a scathing critique of Hollywood and perhaps of modern America in general. Read morePublished on May 9, 2011 by A Reader
This was a sometimes uneven, meandering and then brilliant book with insights into the screenwriting industry and writing itself. Read morePublished on November 29, 2010 by Vance
This is another great book from David Mamet, filled with interesting insights.
The anecdotes are great too. Recommended for anyone with an interest in the movie industry.
I've read a couple of these Mamet books, and they're inevitably a letdown. It's clear that Bambi vs. Read morePublished on April 2, 2010 by Underhillo
This is a wonderful book, a series of readable, erudite, witty, practical and very wise essays on film - a subject few write on well. Read morePublished on May 25, 2009 by Duncan Bush
Mamet does it again! In BAMBI VS. GODZILLA, he offers essays which provide new ways of looking at motion picture production, writing and life. He inspires. He challenges. Read morePublished on October 2, 2008 by Frank Fetters
A very interesting look at how movies are written and made. The role of producers, actors, technical people, and directors was fascinating. Read morePublished on June 24, 2008 by Walter Loewenstern