Posted by admin On February - 17 - 2009

Richard Schickel

A reviewer for “Time” since 1972,is also a documentary filmmaker and movie historian, who has written over 30 books, among them “The Disney Version,” “D.W. Griffith: An American Life,” “Intimate Strangers: The Culture of Celebrity,” “Brando: A Life in Our Times,” and a memoir, “Good Morning Mr. Zip Zip Zip.” His 30 documentaries include “Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin,” “Woody Allen: A Life in Film,” and the pioneering PBS series, “The Men Who Made the Movies.” His website is