guys and dolls

Guys And Dolls by Damon Runyon

Damon Runyon

Featured in the 1935 film, Guys and Dolls is a story of two con men, Sky Masterson and Nathan Detroit, who try to find their fortunes in New York City during the 1930s.One of the most famous works by Damon Runyon, Guys and Dolls follows two con men who are trying to find their fortunes in New York City during the 1930s. Set in the jazz era of 1930's America, these characters are tough but compassionate people who take on all kinds of people from all walks of life.A story with a timeless theme about love and friendship between two contrasting characters - Sky Masterson and Nathan Detroit - this Broadway musical is still loved by many today!

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Gentlemen and Dolls is a 1949 American film noir crime drama drama film directed by Billy Wilder. It is based on the 1933 novel of the same name by Damon Runyon. Written by Wilder and Arnold Fishman, it stars Jack Lemmon and Shirley MacLaine, who won her first Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance. The screenplay was nominated for a Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. John Garfield plays the role of Joe Gillis, a
"The characters in GUYS AND DOLLS are as real as you can get. I love the way Runyon gets into the heads of the characters, and shows how they are driven by their emotions. The story flows and you never know what is coming next. Runyon is a master story teller, and he writes some of the greatest stories ever written about the men in our lives."– Paul S. Sloan, Retirement Life
I needed to write a literature review about Guys And Dolls and Reflections From Shadow books. I read Guys And Dolls with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Damon Runyon is a wonderful writer.