Leigh Brackett

Leigh Brackett

Leigh Douglass Brackett (December 7, 1915 – March 18, 1978) was an American author, particularly of science fiction. She was also a screenwriter, known for her work on famous films such as The Big Sleep (1945), Rio Bravo (1959), The Long Goodbye (1973) and The Empire Strikes Back (1980).

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Leigh Brackett - Bibliography - Other Genres
... Rio Bravo (western novel 1959) – novelization based on the screenplay by Jules Furthman and Leigh Brackett Silent Partner (crime novel 1969) No Good from a Corpse (mystery collection Dennis McMillan ...
Tor Double Novels - Titles in The Series
... Was Plugged In April 1989 0-8125-4554-0 8 Leigh Brackett The Nemesis From Terra Edmond Hamilton Battle for the Stars May 1989 0-8125-5960-6 9 Isaac Asimov The Ugly Little ... Sprague de Camp Divide and Rule Leigh Brackett The Sword of Rhiannon February 1990 0-8125-0362-7 18 C.L ... Power's Employ, Move On A Rigorous Line May 1990 0-8125-0983-8 22 Leigh Brackett The Jewel of Bas Karen Haber Thieves' Carnival June 1990 0-8125-0272-8 23 Norman Spinrad Riding The Torch Joan D ...
Leigh Brackett Solar System
... The Leigh Brackett Solar System is a fictional analogue to the real-world Solar System in which a majority of the planetary romances of Leigh Brackett ... Although Brackett's stories do not form a series with a consistent chronology and causally-connected incidents, more than half of them are recognizably set in the same universe a Solar System of the near future ... The stories of the Brackett Universe are bound together by shared terminology, place-names, "facts" about biology and culture, and occasionally shared characters ...
Mercury In The Fiction Of Leigh Brackett
... The planet Mercury appears frequently as a setting for many of the stories of Leigh Brackett, and Mercury and Mercurians are frequently mentioned in other stories of the ... Brackett's Mercury shares some characteristics with the astronomical Mercury, but in other respects functions as a consistent fantasy world with recurring landmarks and ... Some of these fantasy characteristics are of Brackett's own invention others reflect some of the scientific theories about Mercury that were current ...
An Atlas Of Fantasy - Contents
... of the United States A Bostonian's Idea of the United States LEIGH BRACKETT'S MARS - Based on the stories by Leigh Brackett LAND BETWEEN THE MOUNTAINS - From Carol Kendall's The Gammage ... The Princess Bride THE WORLDS OF ERIK JOHN STARK - Based on the novels of Leigh Brackett Stark's Journey to the Citadel Stark's Return to Irnan Stark's and Gerrith's Journey to Iubar ...

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    Only a fully trained Jedi knight with the Force as his ally will conquer Vader and his emperor. If you end your training now—if you choose the quick and easy path, as Vader did—you will become an agent of evil.
    Leigh Brackett (1915–1978)

    The Force is with you, young Skywalker, but you are not a Jedi yet.
    Leigh Brackett (1915–1978)

    J.P. Harrah: What the hell are you doin’ here?
    Cole: I’m lookin’ at a tin star with a drunk pinned on it.
    Leigh Brackett (1915–1978)

    Her I love. You I don’t even like.
    Leigh Brackett, U.S. screenwriter, and Robert Altman. Marty Augustine (Mark Rydell)

    I’d just as soon kiss a wookie.
    Leigh Brackett (1915–1978)