Get Carter

a screenplay by Mike Hodges

Publisher: Screenpress Books in Suffolk

Written in English
Published: Pages: 61 Downloads: 627
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Edition Notes

Other titlesSight and sound.
Statementby Mike Hodges
ContributionsLewis, Ted, 1940-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6058.O34 G48 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. ;
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26577031M

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Longlisted for the CWA Non Fiction Dagger. The story of Ted Lewis carries historical and cultural resonances for our own troubled times. Get Carter are two words to bring a smile of fond recollection to all British film lovers of a certain age.. The cinema classic was based on a book called Jack’s Return Home, and many commentators agree contemporary British crime writing began with Author: Nick Triplow. We’re chuffed to be reissuing the Original Soundtrack to Michael Caine’s classic slice of 70s cinema – Get Carter – in a 3CD Deluxe Hardback Book Edition It’s out this week! ORDER YOUR COPY HERE. Released in , GET CARTER all but defined a new breed of gritty British gangster film, portraying career criminals in a more brutal yet. Get Carter. likes. Dynamic, high-energy all-male 4-piece with exceptional stage presence, who’ve played at Glastonbury and The Roundhouse, as well as 5/5. book club. Get Carter Mike Hodges () min. Racketeer Jack Carter returns to his native Newcastle to attend his brother's funeral and investigate the circumstances surrounding his death 4/5.

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Jan 01,  · GET CARTER is a far better book than it needs to be. If one were looking for a tough guy crime novel, with violence aplenty, sort of like a Mickey Spillane from the North of England, this fits the bill. If one were looking for a British version of Richard Stark's Parker novels, this fits the bill/5.

Aug 01,  · "Get Carter" is the phrase that was uttered when split seconds counted and history was being written. Carter's life unfolds in his book, GET CARTER, revealing an insider's view of the people and times of our lives/5(27).

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Sep 09,  · "Get Carter is one of the most influential works of crime fiction in existence. In the world of U.K. hardboiled literature it’s had the kind of impact that books by Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler had on the genre in the U.S." —Criminal Element5/5(1).

Mar 01,  · Get Carter is an insider's fascinating look at the mysterious world of politics, rock and roll and intelligence.

Bill Carter is an attorney and television producer. He lives outside Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Marlow. Judi Turner is a freelance writer who lives in Nashville,the5thsense.com: Fine's Creek Publishing LLC.

Set in the late s amidst the smokestacks and hardcases of the industrial north of England, Get Carter redefined British crime fiction and cinema alike. Along with the other two novels in the Jack Carter Trilogy, it is one of the most important crime novels of all time.

The book was republished in paperback under the title Get Carter by Allison & Busby in In the playwright Torben Betts adapted the novel for a critically acclaimed production by Author: Ted Lewis. Regularly voted as one of the greatest British films ever released, 'Get Carter' tells the tale of a London gangster seeking revenge in an area he thought he had left.

Apr 17,  · --Mike Hodges, director of Get Carter, from the Foreword to this edition "Lewis was one of the first British writers in the sixties to take Chandler literally--'The crime story tips violence out of its vase on the shelf and pours it back into the street where it belongs'--and [Get Carter] is a book that I and plenty of other people at the time considered to be a classic on these grounds."/5(52).

The book includes: Foreword by Michael Caine - a brief look at Hodges formative years, his childhood, education, and television work - Get Carter: the making of the movie, from the director's first impressions of the novel, writing the screenplay, casting Caine, Hendry and Ekland and shooting in Newcastle.

Dec 01,  · IT IS IMPOSSIBLE to discuss British author Ted Lewis’s novel, Jack ’ s Return Home, without mentioning its better-known film adaptation, Get Carter. Rarely has such an influential crime.

Feb 18,  · Directed by Mike Hodges. With Michael Caine, Ian Hendry, Britt Ekland, John Osborne. When his brother dies under mysterious circumstances in a car accident, London gangster Jack Carter travels to Newcastle to investigate/10(K). —Mike Hodges, director of Get Carter, from the Foreword to this edition “Lewis was one of the first British writers in the sixties to take Chandler literally—’The crime story tips violence out of its vase on the shelf and pours it back into the street where it belongs’—and [ Get Carter ] is a book that I and plenty of other people at the time considered to be a classic on these grounds.”.

His first novel, All the Way Home and All the Night Through was published infollowed by Jack’s Return Home, subsequently retitled Get Carter after the success of the film of the same name starring Michael Caine, which created the noir school of British crime writing and pushed Lewis into the best-seller list.

After the collapse of his marriage Lewis returned to his home town in the s. Apr 17,  · Jack’s Return Home (Get Carter) is written in a tough, gritty style while relating events from a first person perspective.

Ted Lewis produced a gripping narrative that superbly creates a world of smoke filled pubs, seedy clubs, gamblers, fighters and small time gangsters/5(53). Sep 09,  · Famously adapted into the iconic film starring Michael Caine, Get Carter—originally published as Jack’s Return Home—ranks among the most canonical of crime novels.

With a special Foreword by Mike Hodges, director of Get Carter It’s a rainy night in the mill town of Scunthorpe when a London fixer named Jack Carter steps off a northbound train.4/4(7).

Mar 15,  · For one thing, "Get Carter" has the sure feel for the underbelly of society, like the good American detective novelists have always had. Carter moves through a world of working-class pubs, boardinghouses managed by sad-eyed and warm-voiced widows and off-track betting parlors.3/4.

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This new and improved edition of the original GET CARTER soundtrack offers three CDs of music from Roy Budd – the first two devoted to the film’s soundtrack with a stack of bonus tracks and the third to the best of Roy Budd’s other scores.

Nov 30,  · Get Carter is an insider's fascinating look at the mysterious world of politics, rock and roll and intelligence. Bill Carter is an attorney and television producer. He lives outside Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Marlow/5(18).

In the book, Carter does not kill Cliff Brumby, and he mails the pornographic movie featuring Doreen Carter to a journalist rather than to Scotland Yard. At the end of the book, Carter is wounded, presumably mortally, by a knife thrust from Eric Paice, rather than.

“You’re a big man, but you’re in bad shape. With me it’s a full time job. Now behave yourself.” It’s Michael Caine as Jack Carter, intimidating a small-town gangster, Cliff Brumby, in the film, Get Carter. Within seconds Carter has shown Brumby, played by future TV soap star Bryan Mosley, who’s boss - a quick karate chop and Brumby’s on his knees.

Famously adapted into the iconic film starring Michael Caine, Get Carter—originally published as Jack’s Return Home—ranks among the most canonical of crime novels. It’s a rainy night in the mill town of Scunthorpe when a London fixer named Jack Carter steps off a northbound train. Nov 18,  · Books.

Ted Lewis: the great British crime writer you’ve never heard of His gritty fiction inspired Get Carter and the birth of Brit Noir.

But only now is he receiving his due. His memoirs, a book chronicling many of his life’s stories and titled, “Get Carter: Backstage in History from JFK’s Assassination to the Rolling Stones” was published by Fines Creek Publishers in early Later that year, after recognizing the need to give back to the community in which they were reared, Carter and his former.

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Mar 29,  · Get Carter Book Posted on 29/03/ by memoriesofoldboy Written by Ted Lewis in and also known as ‘ Jack’s return Home ‘ the book was retitled as ‘ Get Carter ‘ to capitalize on the success of the film starring Michael “you’re a big man but you’re out of shape” Caine.

Sep 19,  · Stallone vs Rourke in Get Carter (). Part 2. "You should finish what you start." 1st Part: the5thsense.com?v=1QJfwtbctN4. 12 days ago · Although Lewis is best known for Jack’s Return Home (the novel which was filmed as Get Carter starring Michael Caine), GBH, which was first published inis generally considered to.

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With a special Foreword by Mike.