"Whaddya, whaddya" (1992)

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_Richard  Sylbert Works His Magic by Design; The noted production designer
has left his  mark on movies from 'Rosemary's Baby' to 'The Bonfire of the
Vanities.' Richard  Sylbert Works His Movie Magic by Design Finding suitable
locations for 'Bonfire'  wasn't easy. 'You go to Salomon Brothers and It's boring.'
By CHRISTOPHER MICHAUD. New York Times  (1857-Current file). New York, N.Y.:
Sep 23, 1990. p. H13 (3 pages)  :
Pg. H18:
"You've got a book written in new journalese," Mr. Sylbert said. "It's  hyped
-- it has 'yow!' and 'whaddaya whaddaya whaddaya,' and it has these
larger-than-life cardboard figures, and it's there to offend everybody, and you
cannot approach it like ordinary fiction meaning  'Chinatown.'"

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