Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
My Life as a MankiewiczAn Insider's Journey through Hollywood$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Tom Mankiewicz and Robert Crane

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780813136059

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813136059.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM KENTUCKY SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.kentucky.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright The University Press of Kentucky, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in KSO for personal use.date: 21 September 2021

The 1950s

The 1950s

Developing a Character

(p.25) 3 The 1950s
My Life as a Mankiewicz

Tom Mankiewicz

University Press of Kentucky

Joe Mankiewicz makes legendary films such as All About Eve, Julius Caesar, and Guys and Dolls during the 1950s. Tom's family moves to New York where Tom attends a private school on Manhattan's Upper East Side. Tom has his first drink at eleven with Humphrey Bogart on a film set. Joe finishes the decade with Suddenly, Last Summer while Tom attends Exeter then Yale. His mother's mental problems continue culminating in her suicide.

Keywords:   Bette Davis, All About Eve, Guys and Dolls, Marlon Brando, Elizabeth Taylor, New York City, Yale

Kentucky Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .