Chapter

Glory Bound

Nick Dawson

in Being Hal Ashby

Published by University Press of Kentucky

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780813125381
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780813135267 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5810/kentucky/9780813125381.003.0016
Glory Bound

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This chapter examines the box office performance of Hal Ashby's film Shampoo. The film earned a total of $22 million and was nominated for four Academy Awards but only won one for actor Lee Grant's performance. This chapter also discusses Ashby's next film Bound for Glory, which was about the life of folk singer Woody Guthrie.

Keywords: Hal Ashby; Shampoo; Academy Awards; Lee Grant; Bound for Glory; folk singer; Woody Guthrie

Chapter.  7228 words. 

Subjects: Film

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