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The Glitter Dome

by Joseph Wambaugh

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Published by Bantam Books in Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Wambaugh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.A475 G57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination305 pages ;
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26334421M
    ISBN 100553272594
    ISBN 109780553272598
    OCLC/WorldCa78024087

    Get this from a library! The Glitter Dome.. [Joseph Wambaugh] -- It's the wildest bar in Chinatown, run by a proprietor named Wing who will steal your bar change every chance he gets. On payday the groupies mingle there with off-duty LAPD cops, including homicide. the findings of the police teams more or less were linked to this murder. The language was crude – really street talk. However it described the feelings of the men during the course of their work – fear, depression, anxiety - Glitter Dome was one of the few avenues that they could let their hair down and take a breather!. The story took a long time to reach its boiling.

      The Elizabeth Taylor Story (Angus Macfadyen as Richard Burton) - Duration: The World of Richard Burton , views. Throwing out wisecracks is no problem for Garner, but it’s disconcerting to see him play an angry, drunken, suicidal, impotent cop in THE GLITTER DOME, a dark crime drama directed by his ROCKFORD FILES colleague, Stuart Margolin, from a teleplay by former HAWAII FIVE-O and MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE producer Stanley Kallis/5(41).

    Lee "The Glitter Dome" por Joseph Wambaugh disponible en Rakuten Kobo. It’s the wildest bar in Chinatown, run by a proprietor named Wing who will steal your bar change every chance he gets. O. The Glitter Dome is another stellar entry in Joseph Wambaugh's chronicles of the LAPD. The eponymous institution is a watering hole for the group of cops we get to know almost strictly through their day-to-day action on the job/5(3).


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The Glitter Dome is Joseph Wambaugh’s sixth book, written inseven years after he left the LAPD. It was made into an HBO movie starring James Garner in Wambaugh was with the LAPD for fourteen years from to The Glitter Dome is honestly one of the funnier and darker books I’ve read/5.

The Glitter Dome is a bar - a hang-out bar for cops on payday. You can imagine how much fun, and some sorrow, walk through this door.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Beach. out of 5 stars A Wambaugh gritty tale. Reviewed in the United States on /5(69). The Glitter Dome is yet another fascinating and mesmerizing tale of flawed cops and even more flawed bad guys, told with sympathy, humor and amazing insights. Naturally, it is peppered with Wambaugh's trademark similes (like the frustrated, hung-over cop who was feeling "almost as dangerous as an English soccer fan.") I recommend this book highly/5(20).

The Glitter Dome is yet another fascinating and mesmerizing tale of flawed cops and even more flawed bad guys, told with sympathy, humor and amazing insights.

Naturally, it is peppered with Wambaugh's trademark similes (like the frustrated, hung-over cop who was feeling "almost as dangerous as an English soccer fan.") I recommend this book highly/5(20). To The Glitter Dome. To kaleidoscopic colors: greens, yellows, reds, all of which he hated.

To chaotic winking lights and leering neon messages. To winking groupies (seldom at him) and leering young cops plucking the chickens from their tentative perches at that long, long bar. The hysteria was palpable. The Glitter Dome was teeming, smoky, :   the glitter dome by Joseph Wambaugh ‧ RELEASE DATE: J More gross-out adventures, Wambaugh-style, at the L.A.

Police Department—with a murder investigation in Hollywood and side-trips into narcotics, kiddy porn, massage parlors, transvestitism, and police brutality. The Glitter Dome was teeming, smoky, loud. A dozen couples bumped The Glitter Dome book banged together on a parqueted dance floor hardly larger than a king-size bed.

And it may as well have been a bed: Three of the groping, licking, grinding pairs of cops and chickens had managed everything but penetration.

The Glitter Dome is a American made-for-HBO crime drama film starring James Garner, Margot Kidder and John film, based on the Joseph Wambaugh Hollywood-set homicide novel, was directed by Stuart Margolin, who also scored the film and played a supporting movie was filmed in Victoria, British Columbia and co-starred Colleen Dewhurst.

Directed by Stuart Margolin. With James Garner, Margot Kidder, John Lithgow, John Marley. In this seedy neo-noire tale, two Hollywood homicide cops investigating a movie mogul's murder stumble upon a child-pornography ring.

It's the wildest bar in Chinatown, run by a proprietor named Wing who will steal your bar change every chance he gets. On payday the groupies mingle there with off-duty LAPD cops, including hom. The Glitter Dome by Joseph Wambaugh is a mixture of gritty police realism and laugh out loud comedy.

This is one of the many excellent police dramas written by Wambaugh. All of his early books are great. In this novel, as in all of his novels, Wambaugh does a terrific job of describing real working cops with all their hopes, fears, and insecurities.

The Glitter Dome is yet another fascinating and mesmerizing tale of flawed cops and even more flawed bad guys, told with sympathy, humor and amazing insights. Naturally, it is peppered with Wambaugh's trademark similes (like the frustrated, hung-over cop who was feeling "almost as dangerous as an English soccer fan.") I recommend this book highly/5.

The Glitter Dome is yet another fascinating and mesmerizing tale of flawed cops and even more flawed bad guys, told with sympathy, humor and amazing insights. Naturally, it is peppered with Wambaugh's trademark similes (like the frustrated, hung-over cop who was feeling "almost as dangerous as an English soccer fan.") I recommend this book s: Title: The Glitter Dome: A Novel Format: Mass Market Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: May 1, Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Language: English.

The Glitter Dome is a good way to start the Wambaugh adventure. More humor than The Choir Boys and less preaching than the latter. Laughs abound on nearly every page ending the story on a somber note. A delightful read which is episodic, easy to put down when the occasion requires it but easy to pick up later when the schedule allows/5(4).

The Glitter Dome is a bar - a hang-out bar for cops on payday. You can imagine how much fun, and some sorrow, walk through this door.

Helpful. 0 Comment Report abuse Beach. out of 5 stars A Wambaugh gritty tale I thought the books was well written, perhaps a bit wordy, but a solid and followable tale. But it isn't the Wambaugh of the /5. Find books like The Glitter Dome from the world’s largest community of readers.

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Suddenly, their grim world of vice, drugs, and child abuse is interrupted by the murder of a major studio’s president. Produced for HBO, The Glitter Dome is based on the crime novel by Joseph Wambaugh.

Manhattan detectives Al Mackey (James Garner) is forced to wade his way through the glamorous cesspool known as Hollywood. Mackey's quarry is the unknown person who brutally murdered studio mogul Malcolm Sinclair (Alistair MacDuff). Providing a brief diversion for Actors: James Garner.The glitter dome by Joseph Wambaugh,Bantam Books edition, in EnglishAuthor: Joseph Wambaugh.Editions for The Glitter Dome: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ), Author: Joseph Wambaugh.