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The Resource Scandals of classic Hollywood : sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema, Anne Helen Petersen

Scandals of classic Hollywood : sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema, Anne Helen Petersen

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Scandals of classic Hollywood : sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema
Title
Scandals of classic Hollywood
Title remainder
sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema
Statement of responsibility
Anne Helen Petersen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of shocking clashes and controversies from Hollywood's Golden Age, featuring notorious personalities including Judy Garland, Cary Grant, Jean Harlow, and more"--
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Petersen, Anne Helen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
  • Scandals
  • Bow, Calra
Label
Scandals of classic Hollywood : sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema, Anne Helen Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Plume book"--Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-289)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Twilight of the idols. Pickford and Fairbanks : American royalty ; Fatty Arbuckle : fall guy of the film industry ; Wallace Reid : Hollywood's first drug addict -- Silent sex symbols. Rudolph Valentino's slave bracelet ; Clara Bow : the "it" girl -- The blonde menace. Jean Harlow : the platinum panic ; Mae West : when she's bad, she's better -- Old loves. Gable and Lombard : lumberjack meets glamour girl ; Bogart and Bacall : first couple of film noir -- Broken by the system. Judy Garland : ugly duckling ; Dorothy Dandridge vs. the world -- Three angry men. The long suicide of Montgomery Clift ; Marlon Brando's dirty dungarees ; James Dean : entombed in his own myth
Control code
027548300
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780142180679
Lccn
2014001814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Scandals of classic Hollywood : sex, deviance, and drama from the golden age of American cinema, Anne Helen Petersen
Publication
Note
"A Plume book"--Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-289)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Twilight of the idols. Pickford and Fairbanks : American royalty ; Fatty Arbuckle : fall guy of the film industry ; Wallace Reid : Hollywood's first drug addict -- Silent sex symbols. Rudolph Valentino's slave bracelet ; Clara Bow : the "it" girl -- The blonde menace. Jean Harlow : the platinum panic ; Mae West : when she's bad, she's better -- Old loves. Gable and Lombard : lumberjack meets glamour girl ; Bogart and Bacall : first couple of film noir -- Broken by the system. Judy Garland : ugly duckling ; Dorothy Dandridge vs. the world -- Three angry men. The long suicide of Montgomery Clift ; Marlon Brando's dirty dungarees ; James Dean : entombed in his own myth
Control code
027548300
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780142180679
Lccn
2014001814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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