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awesome collection of Mamet's thoughts on actors and the directing process from concept to completion. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Johnny D
This textbook will be required in college but even if it was not required, i'd say this is a must-read for every film studentPublished 3 months ago by Arturo Uzcategui
but he's interesting crazy.
This is very short, probably not worth the price, but if you're interested in writing or acting, as always he has some interesting insights... Read more
David Mamet gets right to the point, and he bluntly tells you exactly why you are currently doing it wrong.Published 8 months ago by Rick Phillips
I've read this book numerous times since its publication in 1992. I'm a writer, and this is one of the most helpful books I've ever read on getting the right scene with the right... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Mary Harris
While I can't say that I agreed with everything Mamet has to say about the role of a director or actor, I definitely appreciate his perspective on the subject. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Timothy Allen
David Mamet is a reactionary curmudgeon, but his insights into movies' unique storytelling capabilities are brilliant and incisive. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Christopher Sellers
This is one of the best book about films. Mamet and Lumet are great filmmakers, so you have to read this.Published 11 months ago by Betty
Get this book as part of your reitoire of books and directing aids to better understand the mind of a film genius.Published 11 months ago by Retired2009