I like the concept and the execution of this book, the way it groups character actors into categories and the humorous "bio" for each, but I dislike the narrow focus. Read morePublished 8 months ago by James D. Crabtree
I was talking to a friend about a quote I had read in a memorial to Jack Elam, the great character actor who everyone has seen but few actually know. Read morePublished on April 4, 2013 by Weekend Handyman
The book while an easy read and fun to read, it was to short on material, I am sure their is another teir of character actors that could be included.Published on January 14, 2013 by Andrew Hamilton
For a film lover, this is a reference book. I was happy to find it, and I'm glad to be able to have it at hand when I need it.Published on January 5, 2013 by Claud E. Morris
It is an excellent book. We only wish that it went back further to cover movies from the 50's and earlier.Published on November 10, 2012 by Judith R. Heinemann
A quicky guide to supporting actors you may
recognize but don't have a clue what their
names are. It was amusing and interesting.
Disappointed,no Strother Martin,William Smith,Clifton James,etc:
So,I kinda like it not complete to suite me,i was really hoping those 3 guys would be there.
An entertaining book with interesting tidbits about lots of familiar character actors. True movie buffs will probably know a lot of the actors already, but still good fun.Published on October 20, 2008 by S. Monteagudo