Christian B. Long lives in Brisbane, where he works at Queensland University of Technology and is a fellow at University of Queensland. He is the author of The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema, 1960-2000 (Intellect, 2017) and articles in Post45 and Canadian Review of American Studies. He is currently editing a collection of essays on Albert Brooks for the Edinburgh University Press ReFocus series.
b. 22 July 1947, Beverly Hills, CA, USA
When Success is Failure
Albert Brooks has been called the “West Coast Woody Allen,” a nickname which acknowledges the similarities Brooks and Allen share: they both wri...