The Last Picture Show by Larry McMurtry audiobook

The Last Picture Show

By Larry McMurtry
Read by John Randolph Jones

Recorded Books, Inc.
8.18 Hours 1
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The Last Picture Show is both a rambunctious coming-of-age story and an elegy to a forlorn Texas town trying to keep its one movie house alive. Adapted into the Oscar-winning film, this masterpiece immortalizes the lives of the hardscrabble residents who are threatened by the inexorable forces of the modern world.

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Summary

The Last Picture Show is both a rambunctious coming-of-age story and an elegy to a forlorn Texas town trying to keep its one movie house alive. Adapted into the Oscar-winning film, this masterpiece immortalizes the lives of the hardscrabble residents who are threatened by the inexorable forces of the modern world.

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“McMurtry is an alchemist who converts the basest materials to gold.” New York Times

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Author Bio: Larry McMurtry

Author Bio: Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry (1936–2021) was an award-winning novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and avid book collector. His novels include The Last Picture Show, Terms of Endearment, and Lonesome Dove, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. He wrote more than thirty screenplays, including the coauthorship of Brokeback Mountain, for which he received an Academy Award.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Literary
Runtime: 8.18
Audience: Adult
Language: English