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Rin Tin Tin story.

James W. English

Rin Tin Tin story.

by James W. English

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs in motion pictures.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.D66 E6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination247 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6051124M
    LC Control Number49011673
    OCLC/WorldCa1725662

      This is a lively, well-researched book that tells the intriguing story of Rin Tin Tin and his owner, while providing insight into the use of dogs in World War One, early Hollywood, silent films, and the reasons why animals, particularly dogs, were so popular as movie stars/5.   The Rin Tin Tin line is not related in any way to Shiloh Shepherds. It was Rin Tin Tin II who starred in the TV series “The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin.” There have been several books written about the story of Rin Tin Tin, including an “official” biography and an unauthorized one. Many of Rin Tin Tin’s old movies are.

      In this week’s issue, Susan Orlean tells the story of how Lee Duncan found the dog Rin Tin Tin on a First World War battlefield in France and shepherded him to movie stardom in California. Don’t let the book’s title fool you. Calling Rin Tin Tin the story of a dog is like calling Moby-Dick the story of a whale. Orlean surfs the tide of time, pushing off in the s and landing in the now, delivering a witty synopsis of nearly a century of Rin Tin Tins and American popular culture.

    Duncan trained Rin Tin Tin and obtained silent film work for the dog. Rin Tin Tin was an immediate box-office success and went on to appear in 27 Hollywood films, gaining worldwide fame. Along with the earlier canine film star Strongheart, Rin Tin Tin was responsible for greatly increasing the popularity of German Shepherd dogs as family pets.5/5(). In Rin Tin Tin: The Life and The Legend, Susan Orlean traces the journey of Rin Tin Tin from a puppy on a French battlefield to an international brand, a set of ideals, and a legacy that has passed down from generation to generation. The narrative delves into the history of dogs in the military, obedience training and animal domestication, shifting social mores, and film and television history.


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Interesting look at the Rin Tin Tin phenomenon from the silent film to talkies to the tv show. The book explores Rin Tin Tin's original owner, Lee Duncan's life, from at one point being abandoned by his mother in an orphanage to finding the German Shepherd puppies in a bombed out kennel in WWI Germany/5().

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Susan Orlean has created a fascinating history of a dog, yes, but she has also opened a discussion of many larger issues, which are highly relevant and provocative.

This is a truly terrific book!Cited by: 5. Duncan’s own emotional life seems equally arrested in a childlike, presexual state: his first wife, a socialite who went completely unmentioned in his memoir, named Rin Tin Tin as a. Don't let the book's title fool you.

Calling Rin Tin Tin the story of a dog is like calling Moby-Dick the story of a whale. Orlean surfs the tide of time, pushing off in the s and landing in the now, delivering a witty synopsis of nearly a century of Rin Tin Tins and American popular culture.5/5(3).

Rin Tin Tin's name and phone number were listed in the Los Angeles phone book, and he had an open invitation to the Warner Bros commissary and was welcomed there like a star. Rin Tin Tin. When I was very young, my grandfather kept a Rin Tin Tin figurine sitting on his desk.

I wanted desperately to play with it, and even more desperately I wanted to have a German shepherd dog of my own, a dog just like the star of “The Adventures of Rin-Tin-Tin”, which debuted on television in.

One of the most acclaimed nonfiction books ofSusan Orlean’s New York Times bestseller Rin Tin Tin is “an unforgettable book about the mutual devotion between one man and one dog” (The Wall Street Journal).

He believed the dog was immortal/5(52). Rin Tin Tin's place in history and in the hearts of millions is a story that is inspiring and memorable. This author tells the story in concise and flowing language.

He begins from the viewpoint of Corporal Lee Duncan in World War I who comes upon "a starving German Shepherd with her litter of five puppies."/5(7).

So begins Susan Orlean's sweeping, powerfully moving story of Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. From the moment in when Corporal Lee Duncan discovers Rin Tin Tin on a World War I battlefield, he recognizes something in the pup that he needs to share with the world.

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In September ofthe Allies broke through the German line in northeastern France. As the Germans evacuated the area, some men were sent out to scour the countryside to see what remained. “Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend” is New Yorker writer Orlean’s first original work since the celebrated “The Orchid Thief,” and like that book, it’s a story of magnificent obsession.