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Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (Film Tie-In)

John Callahan



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Allen & Unwin
12 September 2018
Comic book & cartoon art; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Humour
The outrageous and inspirational memoir of legendary cartoonist John Callahan, now a major motion picture directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Jonah Hill, Rooney Mara and Jack Black.

Is it possible to find humour, corrosive, taboo-shattering, laugh-till-you-cry humour?in the story of a 38-year-old cartoonist who's both a quadriplegic and a recovering alcoholic? The answer is yes, if the cartoonist is John Callahan, whose infamous work has graced the pages of Omni, Penthouse and The New Yorker.
By:   John Callahan
Imprint:   Allen & Unwin
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 198mm,  Width: 128mm, 
Weight:   210g
ISBN:   9781760528829
ISBN 10:   176052882X
Publication Date:   12 September 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

John Callahan became a quadriplegic after a car accident at the age of 21. After he found he was still able to draw using a special technique he built a career as a cartoonist specialising in a particular brand of dark humour. He died in 2010.

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