eBook When I Stop Talking, You'll Know I'm Dead: Useful Stories from a Persuasive Man – Z55z.co

Here is the story of Jerry Weintraub the self made, Brooklyn born, Bronx raised impresario, Hollywood producer, legendary deal maker, and friend of politicians and stars No matter where nature has placed him the club rooms of Brooklyn, the Mafia dives of New York s Lower East Side, the wilds of Alaska, or the hills of Hollywood he has found a way to put on a show and sell tickets at the door All life was a theater and I wanted to put it up on a stage, he writes I wanted to set the world under a marquee that read Jerry Weintraub Presents In WHEN I STOP TALKING, YOU LL KNOW I M DEAD, we follow Weintraub from his first great success at age twenty six with Elvis Presley, whom he took on the road to the immortal days with Sinatra and Rat Pack glory to his crowning hits as a movie producer, starting with Robert Altman and Nashville, continuing with Oh, God , The Karate Kid movies, and Diner, among others, and summiting with Steven Soderbergh and Ocean s Eleven, Twelve, and ThirteenAlong the way, we ll watch as Jerry moves from the poker tables of Palm Springs, to the power rooms of Hollywood, to the halls of the White House, to Red Square in Moscow all the while counseling potentates, poets, and kings, with clients and confidants like George Clooney, Bruce Willis, George H W Bush, Armand Hammer, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin, John Denver, Bobby Fischerwell, the list goes onAnd of course, the story is not yet overAs Weintraub says, When I stop talking, you ll know I m dead