Walter Hill

The Cinema of a Hollywood Maverick

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About the Book

This is a comprehensive journey through the long career of auteur Hollywood filmmaker Walter Hill, director of The Driver, The Warriors, Southern Comfort, 48 Hrs., Streets of Fire and many more. The book covers every motion picture that Hill directed, with historical detail and critical commentary on each, and discusses Hill’s overall cultural relevance and industrial impact. It includes candid conversations with Hill; producer Larry Gordon; actors Nicholas Guest, William Sadler and Michael Paré; cinematographers Lloyd Ahern and Matthew Leonetti; composers Van Dyke Parks and David Mansfield; screenwriter Larry Gross, and others who worked with Hill throughout his prolific career.

About the Author(s)

Wayne Byrne is a writer living in Ireland.

Bibliographic Details

Wayne Byrne
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: ca. 55 photos, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2023
pISBN: 978-1-4766-8810-7
eISBN: 978-1-4766-4887-3
Imprint: McFarland