Download Audiobook The Church of Baseball: The Making of Bull Durham: Home Runs, Bad Calls, Crazy Fights, Big Swings, and a Hit by Ron Shelton in English

The Church of Baseball: The Making of Bull Durham: Home Runs, Bad Calls, Crazy Fights, Big Swings, and a Hit


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From the award-winning screenwriter and director of cult basic Bull Durham, the extraordinarily entertaining behind-the-scenes story of the making of the movie, and an insightful primer on the artwork and enterprise of moviemaking.“This e book tells you the way to make a film—the entire 9 innings of it—out of nothing however sheer will.”—Tony Gilroy, author/director of Michael Clayton and The Bourne Legacy“The one church that actually feeds the soul, day in, time out, is the church of baseball.”—Annie in Bull DurhamBull Durham, the breakthrough 1988 movie a couple of minor league baseball crew, is extensively revered as the very best sports activities film of all time. However again in 1987, Ron Shelton was a first-time director and nobody was prepared to finance a film about baseball—particularly a narrative set within the minors. The jury was nonetheless out on Kevin Costner’s leading-man potential, whereas Susan Sarandon was already a has-been. There have been doubts. However one thing miraculous occurred, and The Church of Baseball makes an attempt to seize why.From organizing a baseball camp for the actors and rewriting key scenes whereas on set, to coping with a brief manufacturing schedule and overcoming the problem of filming the game, Shelton brings to life the making of this beloved American film. Shelton explains the hardly ever revealed ins and outs of moviemaking, from a movie’s inception and financing, screenwriting, casting, the nuts and bolts of directing, the postproduction course of, and even via its launch. However that is additionally a e book about baseball and its singular romance on this planet of sports activities. Shelton spent six years within the minor leagues earlier than making this movie, and his experiences resonate all through this e book.Stuffed with wry humor and perception, The Church of Baseball tells the exceptional story behind an iconic movie.