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Bette Davis: Larger than Life

Bette Davis: Larger than Life

by Richard Schickel, George Perry

Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
ISBN: 9780762436880
Pages: 264
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 7 Mb
Date posting: 2021-02-25


"Until you’re known in my profession as a monster, you’re not a star,” Bette Davis once said. Let’s just say in Hollywood she was considered the ultimate star. The Academy Award-winning actress was one of the movies’ most riveting and volatile personalities both on and off the screen. She comes to life in the pages of this lavish, fully illustrated tribute produced in conjunction with her estate. Bette Davis remains one of the most acclaimed and well-known stars in the history of film. Breaking new ground for women, she was a fighter who took on the Hollywood establishment at the drop of a dime. She reveled in lifelong feuds (such as with arch nemesis and co-star Joan Crawford). ...