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Fun in a Chinese laundry..

Josef Von Sternberg

Fun in a Chinese laundry..

by Josef Von Sternberg

  • 243 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Secker and Warburg4c1966. in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination348p. :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21689349M

Shop Women's & Ladies Fashion Shoes at Chinese Laundry. Find boots, booties, heels, sandals, wedges, & flats. Our styles are fun, modern, feminine & free. A social history of the role of the Chinese laundry on the survival of early Chinese immigrants in the the Chinese Exclusion law period, , and in Canada during the years of the Head Tax, , and exclusion law, Why and how Chinese got into the laundry business and how they had to fight discriminatory laws and competition from white-owned laundries to survive.

(Chinese Laundry) Another youth work classic. Split your group into 2 teams. The leader will give a command ‘Bring me a ’ and the first time to bring that item to the leader gets a point. This game can last as long as youth like and you can ask for whatever you like (on residential you can ask for toothpaste, make-up etc.). My personal. In Fun in a Chinese Laundry, the author spends a few pages on Salvation Hunters taking star Georgia Hale to task for her postproduction attitude, which was disdain for him and his failed film, while — he must tell the world — it was the exposure in his film that led to Charlie Chaplin casting her in The Gold Rush .

Chinese Laundry Web Returns S. Rockefeller Ave. Ontario, California USA. Wrong, Damaged or Defective Items. If you received the wrong product from Chinese Laundry, or it arrives defective or damaged in transit, please contact customer service within three business days of receiving the package. We will resolve the situation for you.   Chinese Laundries is a great history book in understanding the reasons of why the Chinese has immigrated to America and the hardship that they have to face. The author gave a very good references to the documentation of discrimination and the occupation why the Chinese open so many laundries and the competition that they faced/5.


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Fun In a Chinese Laundry. The brilliant director's personal summary () of his chaotic ride through the Hollywood machine, including vivid accounts of the making of his films (The Docks of New York, An American Tragedy) and, especially, his years with Dietrich -- his stellar discovery for The Blue Angel/5(6).

Josef von Sternberg is usually confused with Erich von Stroheim. Lately he's been rediscovered by some of the younger members of the French New Wave.

His one solid achievement is The Blue Angel, which gave him his sobriquet ""Svengali Joe."" This is how he initially describes the star of that film: ""No puppet in the history of the world has been submitted to as much manipulation as a leading.

Fun In a Chinese Laundry Josef Von Sternberg The brilliant director's personal summary () of his chaotic ride through the Hollywood machine, including vivid accounts of the making of his films (The Docks of New York, An American Tragedy) and, especially, his years with Dietrich -- his stellar discovery for The Blue Angel.

Fun in a Chinese laundry Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English. Autobiographical Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on April 9, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Fun in a Chinese Laundry von Sternberg, Josef, Illustrated in black and white(illus.) Place Published: New York Publisher: Macmillan Date Published: Description.

FUN IN A CHINESE LAUNDRY 3 ~ STORY OF THE PLAY r ~ Bright, sparkling fun, a series of side-splitting compli-cations, plenty of brisk action, the absence of anything coarse or vulgar and the total lack of sentimental scenes make this little farce an ideal entertainment for school, club or church Size: 1MB.

Fun in a Chinese Laundry () Comedy, Short | July (USA) Sing Lee is busy with his ironing when Miss Mischief enters unobserved and tickles the Mongolian's neck with a duster, but upon being observed, runs from the place, the Chinaman falling in See full summary».

And yet for all the rant and egocentrism, FUN IN A CHINESE LAUNDRY is a fascinating read. Simply take Jo's occasional forays into excessive metaphoric semi-colonisms with a grain of aspirin, and wait for the good parts.

You'll be more than amply rewarded/5. Written with the originality that characterized his work as a director, Fun in a Chinese Laundry is his own delightfully unconventional autobiography and the unvarnished story of his conflicts. Born in Vienna at the end of the [19th] century, he was introduced to America as a young and penniless immigrant.

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In FUN IN A CHINESE LAUNDRY, Sternberg deflects and denies every charge, yet could all those accusations be false. Jo admits that he routinely criticized actors for not following his instructions precisely, and never gave praise when they performed well. To him, blandishments would have been like "praising them for breathing."/5(6).

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