By James L. Neibaur

ISBN-10: 144226988X

ISBN-13: 9781442269880

For ten years Jack Nicholson toiled in cost-efficient motion pictures and visitor spots in such tv exhibits as Dr. Kildare and The Andy Griffith Show prior to his breakout functionality in Easy Rider. regardless of “retiring” in 2010, Nicholson continues to be some of the most respected actors of the final part century. Nominated for twelve Academy Awards—the so much of any male actor—Nicholson has bought 3 Oscars and numerous different honors.

The crucial Jack Nicholson appears on the key movies within the occupation of 1 of Hollywood’s largest stars. After a quick profile of the actor, James L. Neibaur highlights every one of Nicholson’s most crucial works, explaining why his performances are crucial viewing. as well as Easy Rider, the movies mentioned comprise Five effortless Pieces, The final Detail, Chinatown, One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest, The Shining, Reds, Terms of Endearment, Prizzi’s Honor, Ironweed, Batman, A Few sturdy Men, As reliable because it Gets, About Schmidt, and The Departed.

Neibaur additionally offers information about each one film’s construction, serious response, advertisement reception, significant nominations, and awards. A filmography of all of Nicholson’s motion picture roles (and opt for tv performances) is usually incorporated. The crucial Jack Nicholson is a important resource of data for enthusiasts of this iconic famous person and his films.

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