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What makes Sammy run?

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture industry,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Budd Schulberg
    ContributionsHerman Finkelstein Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3537.C7114 W45 1941, PZ3.S38585
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 3-303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24766638M
    LC Control Number41005578
    OCLC/WorldCa1710807

    Sammy Glick is a poor Jewish boy from the Lower East Side of Manhattan who gets hired in Al’s office to run errands. And does he run! Al has never encountered anyone as aggressive, determined, hungry, and desperate to make money and achieve success as Sammy Glick. Thus, throughout the entire novel Al is mystified as to what makes Sammy run. In the course of finding out what makes Sammy run (an operation in which the reader is spared none of the grue-some details) Schulberg has poured out everything he has felt about that place. The result is a book which the publishers not only believe to be the most honest ever written about Hollywood, but a penetrating study of one kind of.


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And it doesn't. The listen isn't boring, but it isn't jaw dropping either. The Sammy Glick's of today are far more sinister and evil than the Sammy of then. As Budd Shulberg—author of the screenplay On the Waterfront—follows Sammy’s relentless upward progress, he creates a virtuoso study in character that manages to be hilariously appalling yet deeply compassionate.

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The result is a book which the publishers not only believe to be the most honest ever written about Hollywood, but a penetrating study of one kind of /5(7).

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